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"unregulated" in British English

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(Definition of unregulated from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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unregulatedadjective

 us   /ʌnˈreɡ·jəˌleɪ·t̬ɪd/
not ​controlled, esp. by ​laws, ​police, or a ​governmentdepartment: Campaign ​financereform is ​designed to ​preventlarge, unregulated ​contributions to politicians.
(Definition of unregulated from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"unregulated" in Business English

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unregulatedadjective

uk   /ʌnˈreɡjʊleɪtɪd/  us   /-ṱɪd/ LAW
used to describe a ​type of ​business or ​activity that is not ​controlled and ​directed by ​rules or ​laws: Credit ​counseling has become a ​big and largely unregulatedbusiness in recent ​years.an unregulated industry/market/monopoly A ​dozenfirmscurrentlyoperate in this completely unregulated ​market. unregulated ​investments/​loans/​trading
(Definition of unregulated from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “unregulated”
in Chinese (Simplified) (企业或活动)未加监管的,缺乏规范的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (企業或活動)未加監管的,缺乏規範的…
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