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Most of the news media were controlled by the central government.
a property company that controls assets worth £650 million
A rebel army was now controlling the northern half of the country.
The surgeon controls the device remotely using a computer terminal.
I hit a patch of ice and couldn't control the car.
The flow of water is controlled by a series of valves.
The temperature in the museum is carefully controlled.
the parts of the brain that control our breathing
This is the British English definition of control. View American English definition of control.
to kill someone in a violent way
a type of design used on the web which excludes features which give a three-dimensional effect … and uses simple stylesadd a word
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