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Another word for regulation

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Noun
  1. A principle governing affairs within or among political units

      1. A declaration, order, etc. made by a judge or court in deciding a specific question or point of law
      2. A minor regulation or law.
      3. A statute or regulation governing the court process:
      1. A written order, especially by a physician, for the preparation and administration of a medicine or other treatment.
      2. Something that is prescribed; a rule, law, or direction:
      3. The action of establishing a rule, law, or direction.
      1. A rule or principle prescribing a particular course of action or conduct.
      2. A rule or direction, as in technical matters
      3. A rule of moral conduct; maxim
      1. A direction or command of an authoritative nature
      2. A statute or regulation, especially one enacted by a city government.
      3. An established or prescribed practice or usage, esp. a religious rite
      1. Something, such as an order or a dictum, having absolute or unquestioned authority:
      2. A statute, ordinance, or other rule enacted by a legislature.
      3. Legal action or proceedings; litigation:
      1. A digest of or commentary on such principles or rudiments, especially a legal abstract.
      2. An institution for advanced study, research, and instruction in a restricted field
      3. An established principle, law, custom, or usage
      1. Any command or order
      2. An official public proclamation or order issued by authority; decree
      3. A decree or proclamation issued by an authority and having the force of law.
      1. (Roman Catholic Church) A doctrinal or disciplinary act of an ecclesiastical authority.
      2. An authoritative order having the force of law.
      3. An administrative act applying or interpreting articles of canon law.
      1. A member of a clerical group living according to a canon, or rule
      2. An ecclesiastical law or code of laws established by a church council.
      3. A secular law, rule, or code of law.
    See also:

    law

  2. A code or set of codes governing action or procedure, for example

    See also:

    order

Another word for regulation

Noun
  1. The act of regulating

    See also:

    administration

  2. A rule

      1. A direction or command of an authoritative nature
      2. A statute or regulation, especially one enacted by a city government.
      3. An established or prescribed practice or usage, esp. a religious rite
      1. An established rule; formal regulation
      2. A law passed by a legislative body and set forth in a formal document
      3. A law enacted by a legislature.
      1. A statement describing a relationship observed to be invariable between or among phenomena for all cases in which the specified conditions are met:
      2. Something, such as an order or a dictum, having absolute or unquestioned authority:
      3. Legal action or proceedings; litigation:
    See also:

    law

    law

    command