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English definition of “register”

register

noun (LIST)    /ˈredʒ.ɪ.stər/ US  /-stɚ/
[C] a book or record containing a list of names : Guests write their names in the ( hotel ) register. Is your name on the register of voters ?Lists and cataloguesSchedules and agendas [C] a book used to record if a child is present at school : If a child is absent , the teacher notes it down in the ( class ) register.Schools in general [U] in school , the period at the start of the morning and afternoon when a teacher records on an official list that children are present Schools in general
(Definition of register noun (LIST) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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