Definition of decontrol verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

decontrol

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verb
BrE BrE//ˌdiːkənˈtrəʊl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːkənˈtroʊl//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they decontrol
BrE BrE//ˌdiːkənˈtrəʊl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːkənˈtroʊl//
 
he / she / it decontrols
BrE BrE//ˌdiːkənˈtrəʊlz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːkənˈtroʊlz//
 
past simple decontrolled
BrE BrE//ˌdiːkənˈtrəʊld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːkənˈtroʊld//
 
past participle decontrolled
BrE BrE//ˌdiːkənˈtrəʊld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːkənˈtroʊld//
 
-ing form decontrolling
BrE BrE//ˌdiːkənˈtrəʊlɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːkənˈtroʊlɪŋ//
 
 
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decontrol something (formal, especially North American English) if a government decontrols something, it removes legal controls from it synonym deregulate

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