guided, regulated, or managed:
a carefully directed program.
subject to direction, guidance, regulation, etc.
Mathematics. (of an angle or vector) having positive or negative direction or orientation assigned.
(of study, learning, etc) regulated or conducted by oneself
(maths) (of a number, line, or angle) having either a positive or negative sign to distinguish measurement in one direction or orientation from that in the opposite direction or orientation
verb (used with object) 1. to manage or guide by advice, helpful information, instruction, etc.: He directed the company through a difficult time. 2. to regulate the course of; control: History is directed by a small number of great men and women. 3. to administer; manage; supervise: She directs the affairs of the estate. 4. […]
noun 1. the act or an instance of directing. 2. the line along which anything lies, faces, moves, etc., with reference to the point or region toward which it is directed: The storm moved in a northerly direction. 3. the point or region itself: The direction is north. 4. a position on a line extending […]
adjective 1. serving to direct; directing: a directive board. 2. Psychology. pertaining to a type of psychotherapy in which the therapist actively offers advice and information rather than dealing only with information supplied by the patient. noun 3. an authoritative instruction or direction; specific order: a new directive by the president on foreign aid. noun […]
noun 1. the faculty of discerning; discrimination; acuteness of judgment and understanding. 2. the act or an instance of discerning. noun 1. keen perception or judgment