in the control of

Definition of in the control of

  1. :  directed by or in the power of Two-thirds of the market is in the control of three companies.

Word by Word Definitions

controlplay
  1. :  to check, test, or verify by evidence or experiments

    :  to incorporate suitable controls in

    :  to exercise restraining or directing influence over :  regulate

  1. :  an act or instance of controlling

    :  power or authority to guide or manage

    :  skill in the use of a tool, instrument, technique, or artistic medium


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