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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Estee Lauder, one of the world’s largest cosmetics firms, is being sued by federal regulators for discriminating against men.
The bank declined to comment, as did the German regulator, known as Bafin.
Regulators in Europe, Canada, and elsewhere also have approved it for that purpose.
The regulator reportedly set aside £42 million for the overall campaign, which is being financed by firms that sold the insurance.
If the deal is approved by Texas regulators, Sempra will have outbid Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett, who thought the utility was worth just $9 billion.
In contrast, says Bea, U.S. regulators take a more reactive approach to risks.
The latest group to denounce the website’s claims is Truth in Advertising (TINA) a consumer watchdog group that, on Tuesday, filed a formal complaint with California state regulators, calling on them to investigate Goop’s marketing.
Further complicating the matter, critics have said regulators responsible for ensuring the safety of oil sands development are too closely tied with the industry.
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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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