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We were once in Rhodes and there was an air traffic controllers' strike. Times, Sunday Times (2016)An audio recording of an air traffic controller talking to one of the plane's crew after take-off was published online. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's important for a pest controller to inspect the affected room after treatment, and to declare it officially clear of bugs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The company said that the financial controller of the unit had left. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Military air traffic controllers were called in to do the job. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Pest controllers worked through the night so the restaurants could reopen. The Sun (2016)He was group financial controller before being appointed chief financial officer this year. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Pest controllers have since given us a clean bill of health. The Sun (2010)Sunday mornings left me feeling as if air traffic controller school might have been a better choice than seminary. Christianity Today (2000)The idea is that you have one air traffic controller in a centre that controls more than one airport. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Pest controllers say the best way of killing off the moths is to put the clothes in the freezer. The Sun (2010)It's so good that it takes the sting out of buying a new controller. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There he rose to become financial controller of the group's overseas interests. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The scam went on for six months until a financial controller queried the huge volumes of fuel being bought from the one pump. The Sun (2014)This time around, they are trying to earn a crust as pest controllers. The Sun (2009)There was an air traffic controllers' strike. Sidney Sheldon The Other Side of MeI had a well-paid job as a financial controller. Times, Sunday Times (2008)FOUR Spanish airports have been shut this weekend after air traffic controllers failed to turn up for work. The Sun (2010)I had been good enough to promote from group accountant to group financial controller but not good enough to be paid the same as a man. Times, Sunday Times (2007)By contrast, the controller's job is one of inspecting to see that the money is used correctly. Charles A. D'Ambrosio & Stewart D. Hodges & Richard Brealey & Stewart Myers Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)Game that allows you to imagine that you are an air traffic controller given the job of looking after flights in the Los Angeles area. Times, Sunday Times (2009)

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Translations for 'controller'

British English: controller NOUN
A controller is a person who has responsibility for a particular organization or for a particular part of an organization.
...the job of controller of the radio station.

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