Science and Technology
- Argument control, in linguistics
- Biological pest control, a natural method of controlling pests such as insects, weeds, and plant diseases
- Control engineering, a discipline of modeling and controlling of systems
- Control flow, the means of specifying the sequence of operations in computer programs
- Control key, on a computer keyboard
- Control network, a set of reference-points of known geospatial coordinates
- Control point (orienteering)
- Control system, the ability to control some mechanical or chemical equipment
- Control theory, the mathematical theory about controlling dynamical systems over time
- Controlling for a variable, in statistics
- GUI widget (control or widget), a component of a graphical user interface
- Scientific control to isolate variables in experiments
- Self-control, ability to control one's emotions and desires
- Social control
- Locus of control, extent to which individuals believe that they can control events that affect them
- Lorazepam, sold under the trade name Control
- Chlordiazepoxide, also sold under the trade name Control
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“Science and literature are not two things, but two sides of one thing.”
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