noun, plural registries.
the act of registering; registration.
a place where a register is kept; an office of registration.
register (defs 1, 2).
the state of being registered.
the nationality of a merchant ship as shown on its register.
noun (pl) -tries
a place where registers are kept, such as the part of a church where the bride and groom sign a register after a wedding
the registration of a ship’s country of origin: a ship of Liberian registry
another word for registration
noun, British. 1. a government office and depository in which records and civil registers are kept and civil marriages performed. registry office noun 1. (Brit) a name often used for a register office
adjective 1. of or belonging to a king. 2. (of a professor in a British university) holding a chair founded by or dependent on the sovereign.
- Regius professor
/ˈriːdʒɪəs/ noun 1. (Brit) a person appointed by the Crown to a university chair founded by a royal patron
verb (used with object), gave, given, giving. 1. to present voluntarily and without expecting compensation; bestow: to give a birthday present to someone. 2. to hand to someone: Give me that plate, please. 3. to place in someone’s care: If you give me your coat, I’ll put it in the closet. 4. to grant (permission, […]