regulationnoun [C or U]uk /ˌreɡ.jəˈleɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌreɡ.jəˈleɪ.ʃən/
- The Social Democrats are still wedded to the concepts of high taxation and regulation.
- New safety regulations have been brought in.
- I have acted strictly in accordance with the regulations at all times.
- The correct procedure is laid down in the rules and regulations.
- Safety regulations are being ignored by company managers in the drive to increase profits.
regulationadjectiveuk /ˌreɡ.jəˈleɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌreɡ.jəˈleɪ.ʃən/