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chemical sprayed on fruit trees to regulate their growth so the entire crop can be harvested at one time Alar , daminozide
wheel that regulates the rate of movement in a machine; especially a wheel oscillating against the hairspring of a timepiece to regulate its beat balance , balance wheel
internal rhythm that seems to regulate biological processes biorhythm
gas burner used in laboratories; has an air valve to regulate the mixture of gas and air bunsen , bunsen burner , etna
rule made by a local authority to regulate its own affairs bye law , bylaw
air traffic, right of country to regulate its cabotage
union of similar businesses to regulate pricing, etc. cartel , trust
vascular plexus of the cerebral ventricles that regulate intraventricular pressure choroid plexus , plexus choroideus
physical pendulum used to regulate a clockwork mechanism clock pendulum
(Christianity) an assembly or theologians and bishops and other representative of different churches or dioceses that is convened to regulate matters of discipline or doctrine council
any of various proteins secreted by cells of the immune system that serve to regulate the immune system cytokine
(early Christian church) one of seven gatherings of bishops from around the known world under the presidency of the Pope to regulate matters of faith and morals and discipline ecumenical council
statute that would regulate farm production and prices farm bill
fixture to regulate water flow faucet
federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services established to regulate the release of new foods and health-related products FDA , Food and Drug Administration
process in which part of the output of a system is returned to its input in order to regulate its further output feedback
efforts to regulate or control sales of guns gun control
substance that helps regulate the immune system interleukin
club to promote and regulate horse racing jockey club
independent federal agency created in 1974 to license and regulate nuclear power plants NRC , Nuclear Regulatory Commission
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