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Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA: /ˈɹɛdʒ.ɪst.ə(ɹ)/, SAMPA: /"rEdZ.Ist.@(r)/
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Etymology

From Mediaeval Latin registrum, from Late Latin regesta.

Noun

Singular
register

Plural
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register ({{{1}}})
  1. A formal recording of names, events, transactions etc.
  2. A book of such entries.
  3. An entry in such a book.
  4. The act of registering.
  5. A device that automatically records a quantity etc.
  6. (computing) Part of the central processing unit used to store and manipulate numbers.
  7. (printing) The exact alignment of lines, margins and colors.
  8. (music) The range of a voice or instrument.
  9. (music) An organ stop.
  10. (law) (Always voluntary) To sign over for safe keeping. Abandons complete ownership for partial.
  11. (linguistics) a style of a language used in a particular context
  12. A grille at the outflow of a ventilation duct.

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Verb

Infinitive
to register

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to register (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To enter in a register.
  2. (transitive) To enroll, especially to vote.
  3. (transitive) To record, especially in writing.
  4. (transitive) To express outward signs.
  5. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To record officially and handle specially.
  6. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To adjust so as to be properly aligned.
  7. (intransitive) To place one's name, or have one's name placed in a register.
  8. (intransitive) To enroll as a student.
  9. (intransitive) To make an impression.
  10. (intransitive) To be in proper alignment.

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References

  • "register" at The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911.

register” in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.

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