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What is the noun for regularness?

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  1. A device that controls or limits something.
  2. A person or group that sets standards of practice, especially those established by law.
  3. A very accurate clock, used by clockmakers to measure the timekeeping of each newly made clock.
  4. (genetics) A gene involved in controlling the expression of one or more other genes.
  5. (rail transport) A device that controls the supply of steam to the cylinders of a steam locomotive.
  6. (historical) A bulldozer (member of intimidating group of white US Southerners).
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  8. Examples:
    1. “The carbon dioxide gas flow rate is controlled via a regulator and orifice.”
      “Firms may be able to cooperate by agreeing to abide by the decisions of an external regulator who can be appointed by the firms.”
      “Vasopressin is also known as antidiuretic hormone, because it is the main regulator of body fluid osmolarity.”
  1. (uncountable)   The act of regulating or the condition of being regulated.
  2. (countable)   A law or administrative rule, issued by an organization, used to guide or prescribe the conduct of members of that organization.
  3. (European Union law) A form of legislative act which is self-effecting, and requires no further intervention by the Member States to become law.
  4. (genetics) Mechanism controlling DNA transcription.
  5. (medicine) Physiological process which consists in maintaining homoeostasis.
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  7. Examples:
    1. “Many countries have already begun to reform the taxation and regulation of the financial sector.”
      “One key to the metabolism and activity level of an animal is the regulation of its body temperature.”
      “Before you make a financial decision, you will first have to determine if there will be a government regulation that will jeopardize your entire investment.”
  1. A member of the British Army (as opposed to a member of the Territorial Army or Reserve).
  2. A frequent, routine visitor to an establishment.
  3. A frequent customer, client or business partner.
  4. (Canada) A coffee with one cream and one sugar.
  5. Anything that is normal or standard.
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  7. Examples:
    1. “Norm was a regular at the bar where everybody knew his name.”
      “He served as a regular throughout the course of the war.”
  1. (uncountable) The condition or quality of being regular
  2. (countable) A particular regular occurrence
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  4. Examples:
    1. “It may be that breaches of clear disciplinary rules are waived with such regularity that an employee is lulled into a false sense of security.”
      “Studies suggest that this occurs due to the regularity in beliefs and actions that are perceived to characterize a social group.”
      “He appeared with regularity at both ends of the field, won quite a few aerial battles and most importantly, a lot of breaks.”
  1. (biochemistry) The whole set of regulation components in a cell, tissue, organ, organism, and species, usually used in the context of a signal transduction. Regulation materials of cells vary much. Even water can be an important regulome entity.
  1. The act of making regular, of regularizing.
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  3. Examples:
    1. “These recent developments have paved the way for a speedier demarcation and regularization of indigenous lands in Brazil.”
      “Such regularization also has to be done when an employee's status changes from a blue-collar worker to a white-collar worker.”
      “In this process, called regularization, the encounter is traversed in less computer time while preserving reasonable accuracy.”
  1. Alternative spelling of regularization
  2. Examples:
    1. “The meeting focused on difficulties preventing the regularisation of the situation of UGET former members.”
      “By the 1440s and 1450s comparative regularisation of spelling had begun to emerge.”
      “In 2005 alone, a regularisation programme increased the legal immigrant population by 700,000 people.”
  1. The quality of being regulatable.
  1. Alternative form of regularizer
  1. (rare) A female regulator.
  1. That which regularizes.
  1. plural of regularisation
  1. plural of regulationist
  1. plural of regulariser
  1. plural of regularizer
  1. plural of regulatress
  1. plural of regulation
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  3. Examples:
    1. “Our animal friends are benefiting from the relative laxity of federal veterinary regulations.”
      “The WCB regulations on second-hand smoke might well prevent a waiter from serving a customer who is smoking.”
      “Those regulations could disappear without abrogating the property rights of the bookseller.”
  1. plural of regularity
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  3. Examples:
    1. “Because of these regularities, the members of each group are known as a homologous series.”
      “Seen from a million times further away, quite different kinds of structures and regularities may appear.”
      “We will develop computer software to automatically recognize the genre of documents by exploiting observed regularities of substance and form.”
  1. plural of regulator
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  3. Examples:
    1. “The food companies armed with their scientific studies can't understand the caution of the regulators.”
      “It would also be in dire trouble if regulators relaxed constraints on the mobile market about supplying airtime to competitors.”
      “He was convicted of securities fraud, conspiracy and seven counts of filing false reports with regulators.”
  1. plural of regular
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  3. Examples:
    1. “There was a tremendous amount of soldiers there defending the armory, but they were inexperienced Guardsmen, not regulars.”
      “All of them, including two of their wives, had been Army regulars and had fought in Angola, where they had run into Mrs. Jachimczek.”
      “McCarthy's squad is mostly composed of players who are not regulars with their club's first team.”
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