control system(redirected from Control mechanisms)
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A mechanical, optical, or electronic system that is used to maintain a desired output.
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|Noun||1.||control system - a system for controlling the operation of another system|
servo, servomechanism, servosystem - control system that converts a small mechanical motion into one requiring much greater power; may include a negative feedback system
system - instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer"