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regulate  


      vb   tr  
1    to adjust (the amount of heat, sound, etc., of something) as required; control  
2    to adjust (an instrument or appliance) so that it operates correctly  
3    to bring into conformity with a rule, principle, or usage  
     (C17: from Late Latin regulare to control, from Latin regula a ruler)  
   regulative, regulatory             adj  
  regulatively      adv  
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