Definitions and translations for "regulate"

Definition of regulate

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Verb
1. To dictate policy.
2. To control or direct according to rule, principle, or law.
3. To adjust to a particular specification or requirement: regulate temperature.
4. To adjust (a mechanism) for accurate and proper functioning.
To regulate a watch, i.e. adjust its rate of running so that it will keep approximately standard time
To regulate the temperature of a room, the pressure of steam, the speed of a machine, etc.
5. To put or maintain in order.
To regulate the disordered state of a nation or its finances
To regulate one's eating habits
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English - English - regulate

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v. control, govern, manage; adjust to a specific level or condition
v. regulate; time
v. control oneself

English - Spanish - regulate

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v. regular, ajustar, controlar, dosificar, pautar, poner a punto, reajustar, reglamentar, reglar; ser regulable

English - French - regulate

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v. régler, régulariser; diriger, réglementer, contrôler; fixer

English - German - regulate

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v. ordnen; berichtigen, regulieren

English - Indonesian - regulate

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v. mengatur, menyetel, mencocokkan

English - Italian - regulate

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v. regolare, dirigere, guidare; disciplinare

English - Polish - regulate

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v. regulować, uregulować, wyregulować, doregulować, naregulować, normować, ujednostajnić, reglamentować, ujednostajniać

English - Portuguese - regulate

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v. regular, regulamentar; regular, ajustar

English - Romanian - regulate

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v. regula, stabili, rândui, orândui, fixa, reglementa, regla, modera, adapta, tempera, potrivi

English - Russian - regulate

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г. регулировать, отрегулировать, упорядочивать, контролировать, приспосабливать, выверять, соразмерять

English - Turkish - regulate

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f. düzenlemek, düzenleme yapmak, ayarlamak, yoluna koymak

English - Ukrainian - regulate

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v. регулювати, вивіряти, регламентувати

English - Dutch - regulate

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ww. reguleren; richten; regelen

English - Greek - regulate

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ρήμ. κανονίζω, ρυθμίζω, ρεγουλάρω

English - Arabic - regulate

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‏نظم، ضبط، نسق، عدل، قرر‏

English - Chinese - regulate

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(动) 管理; 为...制订规章; 控制; 校准

English - Chinese - regulate

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(動) 管理; 為...制訂規章; 控制; 校準

English - Hindi - regulate

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v. विनियमन करना, क्रम में रखना, नियमित करना, निदेर्श करना

English - Japanese - regulate

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(動) 規則正しくする; 統制する; 調整する

English - Korean - regulate

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동. 관리하다, 통제하다, 규정하다, 규제하다; 조절하다, 조정하다

English - Vietnamese - regulate

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v. sắp đặt, chỉnh đốn, điều lệ
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Synonyms for regulate
1. govern: legislate, manage, control, rule
2. adjust: set, arrange, control, direct, manage, order, co-ordinate
Verb forms for regulate
Present participle: regulating
Present: regulate (3.person: regulates)
Past: regulated
Future: will regulate
Present conditional: would regulate
Present Perfect: have regulated (3.person: has regulated)
Past Perfect: had regulated
Future Perfect: will have regulated
Past conditional: would have regulated