Regulative - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈreɡjəˌletɪv|
Brit.  |ˈreɡjəˌletɪv|

adjective

- restricting according to rules or principles (syn: regulatory)

Examples

The dam regulates the flow of water into the river.

We need better laws to regulate the content of the Internet.

Laws have been made to regulate working conditions.

The government regulates how much lead may be found in our water supply.

The department regulates foreign trade.

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