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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The act of registering; registration.
  • n. The registered nationality of a ship.
  • n. A place for registering.
  • n. A book for official records.
  • n. The place where such records are kept.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A building in which things are registered or where registers are kept.
  • n. A record; an account; a register.
  • n. The act of registering; registration
  • n. A database of configurations etc. maintained by the Microsoft Windows operating system.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of recording or writing in a register; enrollment; registration.
  • n. The place where a register is kept.
  • n. A record; an account; a register.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of recording or writing in a register, or depositing in the place of public record: as, the registry of a deed; the registry of a will, etc.
  • n. The place where a register is kept.
  • n. A series of facts recorded; a record.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an official written record of names or events or transactions

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