re·gime /reˈʒim, rɪ ||rɪˈʤim/
re·gime /reˈʒɪm, rɪ , rɪˈʤɪm/ 名詞
1. Mode or system of rule or management; character of government, or of the prevailing social system.
I dream . . . of the new régime which is to come. --H. Kingsley.
2. Hydraul. The condition of a river with respect to the rate of its flow, as measured by the volume of water passing different cross sections in a given time, uniform régime being the condition when the flow is equal and uniform at all the cross sections.
The ancient régime, or Ancien régime , the former political and social system, as distinguished from the modern; especially, the political and social system existing in France before the Revolution of 1789.
n 1: the organization that is the governing authority of a
political unit; "the government reduced taxes"; "the
matter was referred to higher authorities" [syn: government,
2: (medicine) a systematic plan for therapy (often including
diet) [syn: regimen]