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"registration" in British English

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registrationnoun

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

B1 [U] the act of recording a name or information on an official list: 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 letters shown on the front and back of a road vehicle: Police are looking for a small blue car 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 official list: [C] Keep your car registration with the vehicle. [U] With an election approaching, both political parties are encouraging voter 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 official record 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 car sales showed that new registrations fell 4.9% last month. There has been a recent increase in the number of registrations of new domain names.
[C or U ] FINANCE, STOCK MARKET in the US, the process of a company giving documents to the Securities and Exchange Commission asking if it can offer shares for sale on a stock market: The move resulted in an increase in registration of securities offerings in the US by foreign private 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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