unregulated

adjective un·reg·u·lat·ed \ ˌən-ˈre-gyə-ˌlā-təd also -ˈrā- \
Updated on: 21 Dec 2017

Definition of unregulated

: not regulated: such as
a : disorderly, chaotic
  • unregulated habits
  • an unregulated mind
b : not controlled by regulation
  • unregulated fishing
  • an unregulated industry

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First Known Use of unregulated

circa 1623


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