Definition of regulatory in English:

regulatory

Syllabification: reg·u·la·to·ry
Pronunciation: /ˈregyələˌtôrē
 
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adjective

Serving or intended to regulate something: the existing legal and regulatory framework regulatory enzymes
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  • First, regulatory and legislative bodies in any developing country will rarely change on their own.
  • The government on its part is putting in place the regulatory frameworks for the gas industry.
  • We cannot expect order to exist for a long time in a market without a regulatory framework.

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