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register

reg·is·ter

register

 
pronunciation:
re jih str
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a book used to record names, events, or other information.
The hotel kept a register of its guests.I need a new check register for my checkbook.
definition 2: a short form of cash register.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: registered, registering, registers
definition: to put your name on an official list.
I registered for four classes this semester.You need to register in order to vote.
synonyms:
enroll, sign up
similar words:
join
derivation: registrable (registerable) (adj.)
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  • registered:
    having signed up for something; on an official list.
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