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regulateverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈreɡ.jʊ.leɪt/
C1 to control something, especially by making it work in a particular way: You can regulate the temperature in the house by adjusting the thermostat. [+ question word] Her mother strictly regulates how much TV she can watch.
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