Definition of autoregulate in English:

autoregulate

verb

  • 1with object To bring about or cause the autoregulation of.

  • 2no object Of a system or process: to regulate itself without external intervention.

Origin

1950s. From auto- + regulate. Compare earlier autoregulated, autoregulation, autoregulatory.

Pronunciation

autoregulate

/ˌɔːtə(ʊ)ˈrɛɡjʊleɪt/