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reg

[reg] /rɛg/
noun
1.
Usually, regs. Informal. regulations.
Origin of reg
by shortening

Reg

[rej] /rɛdʒ/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of Reginald.

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Reg.

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2.
Origin
From the Latin word rēgīna
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Reg.

abbreviation
1.
Regent
2.
Regina
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Word Origin and History for reg
n.

1952 as a shortening of regulation.

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