REGULATION

regulation

1. [Noun]: the act of controlling or directing according to rule; "fiscal regulations are in the hands of politicians"

2. [Noun]: the act of bringing to uniformity; making regular

3. [Noun]: a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior; "it was his rule to take a walk before breakfast"; "short haircuts were the regulation"

4. [Noun]: an authoritative rule

5. [Noun]: (embryology) the ability of an early embryo to continue normal development after its structure has been somehow damaged or altered

6. [Noun]: the state of being controlled or governed

7. prescribed by or according to regulation; "regulation army equipment"

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