[ rej-uh-strey-shuhn ]
/ ˌrɛdʒ əˈstreɪ ʃən /
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the act of registering.
an instance of this.
an entry in a register.
the group or number registered.
an official act of registering one's name in the list of qualified voters.
a certificate attesting to the fact that someone or something has been registered: a boat registration.
- the act or technique of registrating.
- the selection of stops made by an organist for a particular piece.
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Origin of registration
1560–70; <Middle French <Medieval Latin registrātiōn- (stem of registrātiō). See registrate, -ion
OTHER WORDS FROM registration
reg·is·tra·tion·al, adjectivemis·reg·is·tra·tion, nounnon·reg·is·tra·tion, nounpre·reg·is·tra·tion, noun
re·reg·is·tra·tion, nounsu·per·reg·is·tra·tion, nounun·der·reg·is·tra·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for registration
/ (ˌrɛdʒɪˈstreɪʃən) /
- the act of registering or state of being registered
- (as modifier)a registration number
an entry in a register
a group of people, such as students, who register at a particular time
a combination of organ or harpsichord stops used in the performance of a piece of music
- a tax payable by the owner of a motor vehicle
- the period paid for
Derived forms of registrationregistrational, adjective
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