What is controlled?

  • (adj): Curbed or regulated.
    Example: "Controlled emotions"
    Synonyms: restricted
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on controlled:

Non-player Character
... character, in a game is any character not controlled by a player ... In electronic games, this usually means a character controlled by the computer through artificial intelligence ... games the term applies to characters controlled by the gamemaster or referee, rather than another player ...
... including "The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World," a 70-minute concerto for radiodrum-controlled Yamaha Disklavier piano and an orchestra of plucked strings and percussion instruments "Racing Against Time," for ...
Remote-controlled Animal
... A remote-controlled animal is controlled via a radio link ... Electrodes have to be implanted in the animal's brain and it has to carry a receiver (typically on its back) ...
Misuse Of Drugs Act (Singapore) - Thresholds
17 of the Misuse of Drugs Act lists the amount of controlled drugs beyond which, the person who carries them shall be presumed to possess them for the purpose of drug trafficking ... manufacturing, import, export, or trafficking of these and other controlled drugs in any amount are illegal ... with less than the Mandatory Death Penalty amounts of these controlled substances face penalties ranging from caning (up to 24 strokes) to life in prison ...
Drive Type - Hydraulic Punch Press
... power the ram with a hydraulic cylinder rather than a flywheel, and are either valve controlled or valve and feedback controlled ... Valve controlled machines usually allow a one stroke operation allowing the ram to stroke up and down when commanded ... Controlled feedback systems allow the ram to be proportionally controlled to within fixed points as commanded ...

More definitions of "controlled":

  • (adj): Restrained or managed or kept within certain bounds.
    Example: "Controlled emotions"; "the controlled release of water from reservoirs"

Famous quotes containing the word controlled:

    You enter a state of controlled passivity, you relax your grip and accept that even if your declared intention is to justify the ways of God to man, you might end up interesting your readers rather more in Satan.
    Ian McEwan (b. 1938)

    It does not follow, because our difficulties are stupendous, because there are some souls timorous enough to doubt the validity and effectiveness of our ideals and our system, that we must turn to a state controlled or state directed social or economic system in order to cure our troubles.
    Herbert Hoover (1874–1964)

    The roaring alongside he takes for granted,
    and that every so often the world is bound to shake.
    He runs, he runs to the south, finical, awkward,
    in a state of controlled panic, a student of Blake.
    Elizabeth Bishop (1911–1979)