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register

noun
 
 
/ˈredʒɪstər/
OFFICIAL LIST [C] an official list of names: a register of approved builders the electoral register Official documentsLists and cataloguesSchedules and agendas
LANGUAGE STYLE [C, U] the style of language, grammar, and words used in particular situations: a formal/informal register →  See also cash register Linguistic terms and linguistic style
(Definition of register noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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