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Meaning of “registration” in the English Dictionary

"registration" in British English

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registrationnoun

uk   us   /ˌredʒ.ɪˈstreɪ.ʃən/
  • registration noun (LIST)

B1 [U] the ​act of ​recording a ​name or ​information on an ​officiallist: voter registration

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  • registration noun (CAR)

[C] (also registration number, UK informal reg, US usually license plate number) the ​official set of ​numbers and ​lettersshown on the ​front and back of a ​roadvehicle: Police are ​looking for a ​smallbluecar with the registration ​number B34-ACS.
(Definition of registration from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"registration" in American English

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registrationnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˌredʒ·ɪˈstreɪ·ʃən/
a ​record of someone's ​name on an ​officiallist: [C] Keep ​yourcar registration with the ​vehicle. [U] With an ​electionapproaching, both ​politicalparties are ​encouragingvoter registration.
(Definition of registration from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"registration" in Business English

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registrationnoun

uk   us   /ˌredʒɪˈstreɪʃən/
[C or U ] the ​act of making an ​officialrecord of ​names and other ​information, or a ​document that ​shows these details: registration fee/form/process The ​investor registration ​fee for the ​conference is $395.registration as sth The FDA recently ​revoked his registration as a ​manufacturer. Figures on ​carsales showed that new registrations ​fell 4.9% last month. There has been a recent ​increase in the ​number of registrations of new ​domainnames.
[C or U ] FINANCE, STOCK MARKET in the US, the ​process of a ​company giving ​documents to the Securities and Exchange ​Commissionasking if it can ​offershares for ​sale on a ​stockmarket: The ​move resulted in an ​increase in registration of securities ​offerings in the US by ​foreignprivate issuers.
[C] (also registration number, abbreviation reg.) TRANSPORT the ​official set of ​numbers and ​letters shown on the ​front and back of a road ​vehicle: What's the registration of the ​car?
(Definition of registration from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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