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controller

noun

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a mechanism for adjusting the operation of a device, machine, or system
  • the controllers for the video game system seem fairly well designed

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The first known use of controller was in the 15th century

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“Controller.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/controller. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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