(Brit) a government office where civil marriages are performed and births, marriages, and deaths are recorded Often called registry office
noun 1. (in some states of the U.S.) the official charged with the probate of wills or with the keeping of the records of the probate court.
- Register set
All a processor’s registers. The size and arrangement of a processor’s register set is one of the crucial factors in its performance.
- Register spilling
programming, compiler (By analogy with spilling the contents of an overfull container) When a compiler is generating machine code and there are more live variables than the machine has registers and it has to transfer or “spill” some variables from registers to memory. (1997-06-24)
noun 1. See under ton1 (def 6). noun 1. a unit of weight, equivalent to 2000 pounds (0.907 metric ton) avoirdupois (short ton) in the U.S. and 2240 pounds (1.016 metric tons) avoirdupois (long ton) in Great Britain. 2. Also called freight ton. a unit of volume for freight that weighs one ton, varying with […]