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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 nurseWriting 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
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