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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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Funded by: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC | Department of Health and Human Services - DHHS
Epidemiologists from Europe and the United Arab Emirates have updated their guide with two new chapters on public health structures for infectious disease control at the European Union and international levels, and evaluations of responses to the 2009 influenza pandemic.
Sources: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Mercury News research
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; [dagger] University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; [double dagger] University of California, Davis, Davis, California, USA; [section] Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland; and [pharagrah]Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, Rome, Italy
Guidelines for Infection Control in Dental Health Care Settings--2003, Centers for Disease Control MMWR Dec.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Trends in Sexually Transmitted Diseases in the United States, 2004, Atlanta: CDC, 2005.
Henry Falk serves as the Director of the Coordinating Center for Environmental Health and Injury Prevention (CCEHIP), which is one of four coordinating centers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Hand washing and appropriate infection control measures are an important disease control activity.
Although the Centers for Disease Control issues guidelines for the testing of various disease-causing bacteria, it has yet to issue guidance on Legionella testing.
By January of 2000, the Centers for Disease Control reported that, for the first time since the beginning of the AIDS epidemic, the majority of new HIV/AIDS cases could be found among African American and Latino men.
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The national Centers for Disease Control recommend that people who suddenly have bloody diarrhea be tested for E.