Definition of regulatory in English:

regulatory

Line breaks: regu|la¦tory
Pronunciation: /ˈrɛgjʊlət(ə)ri
 
, ˌrɛgjʊˈleɪt(ə)ri/

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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