Examples of regulator in a Sentence
the voltage regulator will make sure your car's alternator gets the right amount of electricity
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Both the Hard Rock and the Ocean Resort Casino have grand openings planned for Thursday but opened their doors a day early after receiving permission from state gambling regulators.
But a critical sign-off from federal regulators — expected earlier this month — has yet to surface and still may face a court challenge from MGM.
And despite promises to the contrary, the social network proceeded to merge some of the two firms’ data, which last year earned it a fine of €110m ($122m at the time) from European Commission regulators.
Southern California Edison already won $343 million from regulators to help build out the networks necessary to charge medium- and heavy-duty electric vehicles.
Advisory oversight from regulators: A government regulatory agency could consult on and review the content moderation procedures at major platforms.
Fiat Chrysler, which in 2015 was hit with penalties from U.S. regulators totalling $175 million for safety lapses, did not say how much the recalls would cost.
But Facebook's progress in policing what users see isn't likely to temper fresh criticism from regulators in Europe over privacy protections for its billions of users worldwide.
The state's biggest electric company will mostly support a plan from state utility regulators to significantly boost the requirement for renewable energy.
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REGULATOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of regulator for English Language Learners
: a device for controlling the level or amount of something (such as speed or temperature)
: an official who works for the part of the government that controls a public activity (such as banking or insurance) by making and enforcing rules
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