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Synonyms for control

Synonyms for control

to exercise authority or influence over

to bring one's emotions under control

to keep the mechanical operation of (a device) within proper parameters

the act of exercising controlling power or the condition of being so controlled

the continuous exercise of authority over a political unit

the keeping of one's thoughts and emotions to oneself

Synonyms for control

a relation of constraint of one entity (thing or person or group) by another

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(physiology) regulation or maintenance of a function or action or reflex etc

a standard against which other conditions can be compared in a scientific experiment

discipline in personal and social activities

great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity

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a spiritual agency that is assumed to assist the medium during a seance

the economic policy of controlling or limiting or curbing prices or wages etc.

control (others or oneself) or influence skillfully, usually to one's advantage

check or regulate (a scientific experiment) by conducting a parallel experiment or comparing with another standard

verify by using a duplicate register for comparison

have a firm understanding or knowledge of


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The control factors (product features) to be investigated were identified, and an orthogonal array selected to accommodate the factors and their interactions.
In the Taguchi method, the additive model is used to predict the influence of the control factors on the response.
t], disregard the remaining steps of this procedure and use the classical quality control factors to set the desired control limits.
The control factors selected were solder temperature, contact time, preheat temperature and flux amount.
4] was carried out to study how process control factors depend on the process responses (sometimes called objective functions).
Financial control factors determine if the business has the right to control the financial aspects of the job.
It appears that a prime feature of the recent losses incurred by major banks in the credit crunch was the inability, in many instances, to link risk and control factors together," said Matt Perkins, financial services partner at Deloitte in Birmingham.
The six themes were interest/ relevance factors, choice or control factors, environmental factors, knowledge or skill factors, self-belief factors and teacher factors.
The control factors are the geometrical factors of the drawing tools (a) and the technological factors of the drawing process (b) that are shown in Fig.
Discussion of the origin, variation and adaptation, and distribution control factors of Australian tree species precludes coverage of gymnosperms, dicotyledon angiosperms, and monocotyledon angiosperms, arranged in that order.
They introduce an approach executives can use to control factors such as the size of prelaunch investment, speed to market, time to scale, and extent of support costs.
The combination of demand, support, and control factors can lead to lowered work performance, poor response to supervision, and eventual departure from the workplace.
There are many control factors available to assist the carrier aviator: aircraft instruments, CATC reps, and LSOs, to name a few.
For example, for GC/MS methods, these quality control factors may include the retention times of the analytes and the internal standard; the degree of resolution of the analyte from other analytes or contaminants; the percent recovery of the internal standard; and, particularly if halogenated (chlorinated or brominated) compounds are being measured, the ion ratios of the halogen atoms (e.
As the ability to control factors influencing personal health becomes more real, we face critical decisions regarding the ethics of applying new capabilities and making difficult choices.