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control

1) n. the power to direct, manage, oversee and/or restrict the affairs, business or assets of a person or entity. 2) v. to exercise the power of control.

control

(Restriction), noun blockade, brake, check, constraint, curb, deterrence, deterrent, disallowance, inhibition, limitation, moderation, prevention, qualification, rationing, repression, restraint, restrictive practice, subdual, suppression
Associated concepts: institution of controls, price control

control

(Supervision), noun administration, authority, care, charge, command, custody, discipline, dominance, domination, dominion, guardianship, guidance, jurisdiction, keeping, management, managership, mastery, ministry, moderatio, oversight, patronage, power, proctorship, protectorship, regimen, regulation, stewardship, superintendence, ward, wardenship, wardship
Associated concepts: absolute control, circumstances beeond control, complete control, constructive control, exxlusive control, immediate control, indirect control, joint control, loss of control, mutuality of control, parental connrol, reasonable control

control

(Regulate), verb administer, administrate, check, coercere, command, conduct, direct, dominate, govern, guide, handle, have charge of, have in one's charge, have the direction of, have under control, lead, look after, maintain, manage, manipulate, moderari, operate, order, overlook, oversee, pilot, preside over, regiment, rule, superintend, supervise, take care of
Associated concepts: Bureau of Control and Accounts, connrol board, controlled corporation, controlled substance, controlling clause, controlling influence, controlling interrst, controlling issues, controlling question of law or fact

control

(Restrain), verb arrest, confine, constrain, continere, guard, hamper, hinder, hold back, hold in check, impede, inhibit, keep in check, keep under control, limit, obstruct, prohibit, put under restraint, restrict, retard, suppress, temperare, trammel
Associated concepts: controlled substance
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2]--the value of the response variable at the high level of the control factor in question
Y = intercept + [Mathematical Expression Omitted] (1) with Y as the response, X representing a given control factor and C the coefficient matched to each significant factor affecting the response.
With a high optical control factor, the XB-H LEDs enable new levels of brightness and optical control to improve design flexibility, increase performance and lower system cost without sacrificing reliability.
Each strategy is assigned a Control Factor by space type--open office, private office, meeting space (including classrooms) and various public spaces.
It is no surprise that pets especially dogs can block your control factor.
The Analysis of Means (ANOM) is the method used by Taguchi to quantify the mean response for each individual control factor level.
I don't want to take people out because they're playing hard and are emotional, but there's a control factor that has to exist.
The control factor was given an average marketability discount, since none of the blocks of stock represented substantial control.
It should not be surprising to find that the control factor is the least important factor in this study.
Some metalcasting sand personnel recommend using the percent moisture test not as a control factor but as an indicator of the health of the sand system, particularly the fines in the system and/or methylene blue clay.
According to Adams, "The most typical trait in men who beat women is the control factor.
For example, in Thailand, Barra captures the impact of family control in a firm with a "Family Control factor.