self-regulating Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “self-regulating” in the English Dictionary

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(also self-regulatory) LAW, HR used to describe an ​industry, profession, etc. that ​checks that its ​membersact according to particular ​rules, rather than having this done by another ​organization: a self-regulatory body/organization The HKSA is a self-regulatory body ​governing the ​professionalconduct of ​accountingprofessionals in Hong Kong.
used to describe a ​system, ​machine, etc. that is able to ​correct itself when things begin to go wrong, without outside ​help: The ​proposal is to make the ​system self-regulating by ​arranging for any ​pollutant from the ​factory to foul the ​factoryprocess water. Trade ​deficits have a self-regulating element.
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