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government regulationnoun [C or U]

uk   us   GOVERNMENT, LAW
a ​law that ​controls the way that a ​business can ​operate, or all of these ​laws considered together: Voters want some ​governmentregulation to prevent these ​financialdisasters from ​happening. Government ​regulations may be needed to ​restrictland and water use.government regulation of sth Government ​regulation of ​Internetcalls could crush the company's ​growth.
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