Focus on the pronunciation of registry
English definition of “registry”
/ˈredʒɪstri/ noun [C] (plural registries)
› an official record of people or things relating to a business or other activity: The centre manages an online registry of share ownership.on/in the registry Sixty companies have been listed on the registry since it opened. There was no reliable public property registry.
› an organization or place that keeps official records: You can get the dates from the central registry in the town hall. The registry has now published the statewide cancer data.
› IT on some computer systems, the place on the computer where information is recorded about software settings on the computer: In order for your computer to know how to run properly, the registry sets up instructions for it to follow. A slow computer is often the result of registry errors. → See also Companies Registry, land registry, port of registry