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noun [C] uk   /ˌredʒ.ɪˈstrɑːr/ us    /ˈredʒ.ɪ.strɑːr/

registrar noun [C] (RECORD KEEPER)

an official whose job is to keep official records, especially of births, deaths, and marriagesGovernment ministers and civil servants at some colleges, an official in charge of exams, keeping records, and new studentsUniversity and college education

registrar noun [C] (DOCTOR)

UK a type of hospital doctor: A hospital registrar is of a lower rank than a consultant.Doctors and health workers generally
(Definition of registrar from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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