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adjective controlled pronunciation in American English /kənˈtroʊld/
  1. 1
    calm and showing no emotion even though you are angry or upset
    She gave a cool, controlled smile, then left.
  2. 2
    organized in a way that is likely to produce accurate results
    a controlled experiment
    Bomb disposal experts have carried out a series of controlled explosions.
  3. 3
    limited by a law
    controlled exhaust emissions
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