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registered

[rej-uh-sterd] /ˈrɛdʒ ə stərd/
adjective
1.
recorded, as in a register or book; enrolled.
2.
Commerce. officially listing the owner's name with the issuing corporation and suitably inscribing the certificate, as with bonds to evidence title.
Abbreviation: r.
3.
officially or legally certified by a government officer or board:
a registered patent.
4.
denoting cattle, horses, dogs, etc., having pedigrees verified and filed by authorized associations of breeders.
Origin of registered
1665-1675
First recorded in 1665-75; register + -ed2
Related forms
nonregistered, adjective
quasi-registered, adjective
unregistered, adjective
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  • Sixty thousand dollars' worth of those bonds are unregistered.

    The Rover Boys in Business Arthur M. Winfield
  • Such were the registered societies; but there remained behind a large body of unregistered societies.

  • unregistered dogs have to be "listed" for each show they attend, and a fee of twenty-five cents is always charged.

    The Airedale

    Williams Haynes
  • Instinctive, inbred, unconscious, and unregistered in any studbook of Burke or Gotha–but quality.

    The Missourian

    Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
  • Every one must have a label of some sort, or otherwise be accounted somewhat in the category of an unregistered dog.

    England

    Frank Fox
British Dictionary definitions for unregistered

unregistered

/ʌnˈrɛdʒɪstəd/
adjective
1.
not registered: driving an unregistered vehicle
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