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rent control

noun
1.
government control over the amount of rent charged, as for housing.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35
Related forms
rent-controlled, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for rent-control

rent control

noun
1.
regulation by law of the rent a landlord can charge for domestic accommodation and of his right to evict tenants
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