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NOUN (2)

1. the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit;
- Example: "the government reduced taxes"
- Example: "the matter was referred to higher authorities"
[syn: government, authorities, regime]

2. (medicine) a systematic plan for therapy (often including diet);
[syn: regimen, regime]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

R'egime \R['e]`gime"\ (r?`zh?m"), n. [F. See Regimen.] 1. Mode or system of rule or management; character of government, or of the prevailing social system. [1913 Webster] I dream . . . of the new r['e]gime which is to come. --H. Kingsley. [1913 Webster] 2. (Hydraul.) The condition of a river with respect to the rate of its flow, as measured by the volume of water passing different cross sections in a given time, uniform r['e]gime being the condition when the flow is equal and uniform at all the cross sections. [1913 Webster] The ancient r['e]gime, or Ancien r['e]gime [F.], the former political and social system, as distinguished from the modern; especially, the political and social system existing in France before the Revolution of 1789. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

regime n 1: the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit; "the government reduced taxes"; "the matter was referred to higher authorities" [syn: government, authorities, regime] 2: (medicine) a systematic plan for therapy (often including diet) [syn: regimen, regime]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

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