internal control

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n internal control an accounting procedure or system designed to promote efficiency or assure the implementation of a policy or safeguard assets or avoid fraud and error etc.
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Quotations

  • James Madison
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    “If men were angels, no government would be necessary. If angels were to govern men, neither external nor internal controls on government would be necessary.”

Usage

In literature:

The divisive force is International Communism and the power that it controls.
"United States Presidents' Inaugural Speeches" by Various
The divisive force is International Communism and the power that it controls.
"U.S. Presidential Inaugural Addresses" by Various
Behold, how illusory are all international restrictions when the education of a nation is quite excluded from any control!
"The New Ideal In Education" by Nicholai Velimirovic
Before the war German control of the international zinc market was even stronger than in the case of lead.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
Neither the church nor the state should attempt to control the school in its internal management.
"Pedagogics as a System" by Karl Rosenkranz
We can watch international traffic, but local traffic among the Arab nations is hard to control.
"The Egyptian Cat Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
SECURITY: Ministry of Internal Affairs controls police and security organizations, except Border Troops, which are part of army.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
While the country thus prospered it also suffered greatly from the restrictions imposed by the system of international control.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 1" by Various
We have seen that the internal policy of an independent State is subject to no direct external control.
"Naval Warfare" by James R. Thursfield
England and France were the strongest opponents of the idea of the control of international protective legislation.
"The Theory and Policy of Labour Protection" by Albert Eberhard Friedrich Schäffle
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In news:

An air traffic controllers at the Denver International Airport.
Negotiations over a transfer of control of LA/Ontario International Airport may be ongoing, but one councilman already has a plan if they fail - filing an antitrust lawsuit against the city of Los Angeles.
RWE President Richard Armstrong says the automation and control system will help the company meet growing national and international demands for alternative fuels.
The International Court of Justice ruled Monday that a group of tiny islands in the western Caribbean belongs to Colombia, but also granted Nicaragua control of a large swath of the surrounding sea and seabed that could hold oil reserves.
T he International Court of Justice ruled Monday that a group of tiny islands in the western Caribbean belongs to Colombia, but also granted Nicaragua control of a large swath of the surrounding sea and seabed that could hold oil reserves.
It occurs to me, though, there's an ongoing credit score that is totally internal -- and within our control.
Historical efforts to control, contain, and cure the spread of disease have affected international relations and domestic political/social policies.
Crown , a Harman International, specializes in manufacturing amplifiers, microphones, and system control products for worldwide audio markets.
The Lee County Emergency Dispatch Center, Lee Control, earned an international accreditation putting it among only 22 emergency fire dispatch centers of excellence in the world.
New Doha International Airport Deploys TransCore's RFID-based Access Control Technology.
RTR Technologies Inc is completing delivery of third-rail heating systems and controls for a major transit rail extension to Dulles International Airport in Northern Virginia.
The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) Region One is calling for nominations for its annual Awards of Environmental Excellence.
Border control at Auckland International Airport.
Erie International Airport's traffic control center needn't panic.
Residents in parts of southern Yemen experienced a "human rights catastrophe" when an al-Qaeda affiliate took control of the country's Abyan province for 14 months, according to Amnesty International.
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In science:

Muller-Schloer. C.: Organic computing-on the feasibility of controlled emergence. In Hard- ware/Software Codesign and System Synthesis, 2004. CODES+ ISSS 2004. International Conference on, IEEE, (2004).
FuturICT
Is it true that S and MA are preserved even under this evolution? That is, does the present framework ignore “internally generated” singular behavior? To prove that it does would require good control over that singular behavior.
Total Mass-Momentum of Arbitrary Initial-Data Sets in General Relativity
Potts tensor” (which controls the internal symmetry of the theory).
Random solids and random solidification: What can be learned by exploring systems obeying permanent random constraints?
Keyboard and video monitor interfaces ordinarily are provided for local diagnostics and control although such functionality is increasingly being handled remotely over the internal system area network.
Cluster Computing White Paper
Accelerator pro jects are intrinsically more tightly controlled and managed than detector pro jects, but the experience with international detectors is valuable.
Linear Collider Workshop 2000 Summary
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