Definition of Decontrolled

1. Verb. (past of decontrol) ¹



2. Adjective. Released from a form of control. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Decontrolled

1. decontrol [v] - See also: decontrol

Lexicographical Neighbors of Decontrolled

decontaminator
decontaminators
decontextualise
decontextualised
decontextualises
decontextualising
decontextualization
decontextualizations
decontextualize
decontextualized
decontextualizes
decontextualizing
decontrol
decontroled
decontroling
decontrolled (current term)
decontrolling
decontrols
deconversion
deconversions
deconvert
deconverted
deconverting
deconverts
deconvolute
deconvoluted
deconvolutes
deconvoluting
deconvolution
deconvolution microscopy

Literary usage of Decontrolled

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Scots Law Times by Scotland Land Court (1893)
"The result is that where the alternative accommodation tendered is a house otherwise decontrolled, it would become, if accepted, a controlled house. ..."

2. Cryptography and Privacy Sourcebook, 1995: Documents on Encryption Policy edited by David Banisar (1995)
"(U) • Hardware implementations of decontrolled software should be similarly decontrolled. (U) • Dual-use encryption should be controlled under the Export ..."

3. China Joins the World: Progress and Prospects by Elizabeth Economy, Michel Oksenberg (1999)
"In order to attract financing for new power plants in Guangdong and elsewhere, electricity tariffs for new plants were decontrolled in 1985. ..."

4. U. S. National Security and Military/Commercial Concerns with the People's edited by Christopher Cox (1999)
"In one 1991 case studied by the Select Committee, the Department of Commerce decontrolled jet engines without consulting either the Defense Department or ..."

5. U.S. Export Control and Nonproliferation Policy and the Role and edited by Strom Thurmond (2001)
"The reason for that is because almost everything has been decontrolled. Nobody has to apply for a license because export controls have been slashed. ..."

6. The Coming Revolution in Great Britain by Gerald Gould (1920)
"... this country by £1 or 30s. a ton if you decontrolled prices to-morrow? The President: If you decontrolled prices to-morrow the world pressure would put ..."

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