Definition of re-regulation in US English:

re-regulation

noun

  • Further or subsequent regulation; (in later use) specifically reversal or mitigation of deregulation.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Clarkson (1760–1846), slavery abolitionist. From re- + regulation, after re-regulate.

Pronunciation

re-regulation

/ˌriːrɛɡjʊˈleɪʃn/