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English definition of “register”

register

noun [C]     /ˈredʒɪstər/
a book or record containing an official list of names , items , etc.: a central / national registerguest/visitors' register All visitors to the company are asked to sign the visitors ' register. Issuing companies keep a register of bondholders .
US COMMERCE →  cash register
→ See also cash register, charges register, companies register, directors' register, Land Charges Register, Lloyd's Register, members' register, property register, proprietorship register, register of charges, register of companies, register of directors, register of directors' interests, register of members, register of transfers, share register, shareholders' register, transfers register
(Definition of register noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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