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control system

n.
A mechanical, optical, or electronic system that is used to maintain a desired output.
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Noun1.control system - a system for controlling the operation of another system
closed loop, closed-loop system - a control system with a feedback loop that is active
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"
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During the meeting, Al-Sarawi and Audit Bureau senior officials discussed the main elements of the report and a plan that contains effective control mechanisms and internal auditing in the entities controlled by audit Bureau.
While chairing the cabinet meeting today, the Chief Minister stated that price control mechanisms should be adopted by the District Administrations in order to deal with profiteers and those involved in hoarding of goods.
Firstly, stringent quality control mechanisms should be introduced because at the moment most local products (not all) are poor in quality to an extent where they can prove hazardous such as some chicken products which have ingredients that can have serious health consequences.
In addition, proposals will be prepared for improving the requirements and control mechanisms for the production, processing and circulation of dietary and baby food, etc.
The meeting had been convened to review price control mechanisms and check availability of essential food items ahead of Ramazan.
TOKYO, Japan, December 18, 2018 -- Scientists here have identified two distinct control mechanisms in the developmental transition of undifferentiated stem cells into healthy brain cells.
The delegation's visit to Beirut comes at the request of the Lebanese Ministry of Public Health and the Association of Pharmaceutical Factories in Lebanon "with a view to conducting a survey on some local pharmaceutical factories and quality control mechanisms by the Ministry of Public Health that have been being adopted globally since 2010.
Three Jubilee MPs now want all government agencies implicated in corruption scandals denied funds until a thorough audit is done and proper control mechanisms put in place to stop plunder.
During the meeting, the committee reviewed the efforts of the General Directorate of Drug Control, in addition to the topics on the meeting agenda, most importantly the adoption of the committee's working system and organisation of its meetings, draft national drug control strategy and drug regulatory and legislative control mechanisms, including the proposed new drug control bill.
NADRA has very strong internal security control mechanisms that prevent any individual from permitting to or causing to share the database, a statement said.
Hassan Abdullah Fakhro, received lawyer Souad Yaseen (PhD), who presented a copy of her doctoral thesis themed (The Constitutional Control Mechanisms in the Bahraini Constitutional System) a comparative study between Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries.