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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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The screening rates were one-third to one-half the rates in a matched control population of healthy adults who were followed over the same time period.
Women in China and India are taking bribes for marriage due to lack of women, but of course China is trying to control population from a birth rate standpoint.
Another topic students were debating while simultaneously listening to the discussion upstairs was whether a country's government should control population if there is a high amount of poverty and a lack of health awareness and other tools that could help.
The results revealed that the new diet of this population was composed primarily of roots and sedimentary microalgae, with chemical and energetic content similar to the diet of the control population.
The essence of Matthew Connelly's impressive study is captured in a table (page 374) that shows that, in the latter half of the twentieth century, fertility declined as dramatically in countries like Brazil and Turkey which did little to control population as it did in India and China which had launched massive campaigns to impose forcibly restrictions on reproduction.
The target population consisted of inhabitants of the Mare-Chicose village, which is within 600 meters of the landfill, while the control population comprised inhabitants of the Malenga village, 20 kilometers away.
Under China's one-child policy, most couples are only allowed one child as part of the government's effort to control population growth.
Far better to try to control population growth and immigration as this country is over-populated and congested.
Conclusion: Population with cellulite presents earlier skin ageing characteristics than the control population.
though we certainly do when we want their oil or when we gut the very family planning programs that might help control population because they don't square with hardcore Christian ideals.
Every experiment needs a control population to accurately gauge results.
The control population consisted of 43 healthy children (31 boys, 12 girls), ages 4-14 years from the same geographical area.