TITLE

regulation

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1872
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "regulation" is presented. It refers to the condition of being in accordance with a rule. It also refers to the ability of an organism to develop normally.
ACCESSION #
21243774

 

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