con|trol|ler


con|trol|ler
con|trol|ler «kuhn TROH luhr», noun.
1. a person employed to supervise expenditures or to manage financial affairs; comptroller: »

The mayor directed the city controller to examine the expenses of the fire department.

2. a person who controls, directs, or restrains.
3. a device that controls or regulates the speed, motion, power, etc., of a machine; governor.
4. the person who dispatches aircraft.
con|trol´ler|ship, noun.

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