Meaning of non-regulation in English:


Pronunciation /ˌnɒnrɛɡjʊˈleɪʃn/


  • 1 historical Of a province in India during British rule: in which the ordinary laws are not in force.

  • 2Generally. Not regulation; that does not conform to a standard or rule.

  • 3The principle or practice of not regulating; a lack of regulation.


Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. From non- + regulation [adjective].