controlled

10 ENTRIES FOUND:

con·trolled

adjective \kən-ˈtrōld\

: not overly angry or emotional

: done or organized according to certain rules, instructions, or procedures

—used to describe a drug that is illegal to have or use without permission from a doctor

Full Definition of CONTROLLED

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:  regulated by law with regard to possession and use <controlled drugs>

Examples of CONTROLLED

  1. Instead of arguing, they talked in a calm, controlled manner.
  2. The test was done under controlled conditions.
  3. The polar bears at the zoo live in a controlled environment.

First Known Use of CONTROLLED

1586

Other Drug/Tobacco Terms

flake, herb, key, sodden

con·trolled

adjective \kən-ˈtrōld\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CONTROLLED

: regulated by law with regard to possession and use <controlled drugs>

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