[self-rej-uh-ster-ing, -string, self-]
- registering automatically, as an instrument; self-recording.
Origin of self-registering
First recorded in 1830–40
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for self-registering
I will put a self-registering thermometer in the cabinet and see.
All I ask is that the bulb of a self-registering manometer be pressed.
I've been making observations with self-registering thermometers.The Vision of Elijah Berl
Frank Lewis Nason
Kim clicked round the self-registering turnstile; the old man followed and halted amazed.Kim
Self-registering thermometers should be protected by a similar screen.A Treatise on Meteorological Instruments