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English definition of “register”

register

verb     /ˈredʒɪstər/
ON A LIST [I, T] B1 to put information about someone or something, especially a name , on an official list : Is he registered with the authorities to sell alcohol ? Students need to register for the course by the end of April . a registered nurse Writing and typing
SHOW A FEELING [T] to show an opinion or feeling : People gathered to register their opposition to the plans .Expressing and asking opinionsRemarks and remarkingControlling emotions
SHOW AMOUNT [I, T] to show an amount on an instrument that measures something: The earthquake registered 7.3 on the Richter scale .Weighing and measuringShowing and demonstrating
(Definition of register verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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