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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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Minister of Health Hala Zayed announced that a new family-planning initiative will be launched similar to the "100 Million Health" campaign to control population growth during a press conference at the headquarters of National Population Council on Sunday.
Ramdev told ANI, aACoeThe central issues of the Indian politics are aAC" how to control population, agricultural growth, how to make health and education system more productive, industrial growth, how to make India a manufacturing hub, and how to put an end to inflation and poverty.
Indian news channel, NDTV , quoted him as saying: "To control population of the country, voting rights, jobs and treatment facilities should be taken away from people who give birth to more than two kids whether they are Hindus or Muslims.
The government, he pointed out, was also working on a comprehensive policy to control population, as it was one of the major hurdles to the way of progress and prosperity, saying 15,000 new souls were being added to Pakistan's population in every 24 hours.
Public and private sectors should collaborate with each other to control population. Former as part of public responsibility and letter as social responsibility.
REUTERS/AmrAbdallahDalsh CAIRO -- 18 December 2018: Kamal Amer, head of the Parliament's Defense and National Security Committee confirmed that the committee is about to finalize the proposal of a bill to control population growth.
The Task force also viewed Ulema's support as vital in efforts to control population and it has recommended arranging of training courses on family planning for them.
(2) One study found that people with sedentary jobs who took five-minute breaks every hour had significantly lower waist circumference, triglycerides, and blood glucose levels than a control population.
The country needs to improve its economy, provide speedy and cheap justice, raise the literacy rate, control population growth, improve educational standards, set up new hospitals, ensure potable water and reduce the widening gulf between the richest and the poorest.
'Spay/neuter your pets to control population and avoid unwanted pets that eventually end up being strays,' she implored.
Arts, from the Netherlands Comprehensive Cancer Organisation in Utrecht, and colleagues evaluated the use of medical and psychosocial care services among 1,444 survivors of lymphoma and CLL compared with a control population. Survivors completed the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale questionnaire and questions about health care, and their answers were compared with an age- and sex-matched normative population.
For this real-world mixed cohort of 245 heart failure patients receiving individualized care guided by BVA, the 30-day all-cause mortality rate was 2.0%, significantly lower than the rate for the matched control population of 11.1%, implying a 56% relative reduction in the risk of 30-day readmissions compared with conventionally managed patients.