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    register - Dictionary definition and meaning for word register

    Definition
    (noun) an official written record of names or events or transactions
    Synonyms : registry
    Definition
    (noun) (music) the timbre that is characteristic of a certain range and manner of production of the human voice or of different pipe organ stops or of different musical instruments Definition
    (noun) a book in which names and transactions are listed Definition
    (noun) (computer science) memory device that is the part of computer memory that has a specific address and that is used to hold information of a specific kind Definition
    (noun) an air passage (usually in the floor or a wall of a room) for admitting or excluding heated air from the room Definition
    (noun) a regulator (as a sliding plate) for regulating the flow of air into a furnace or other heating device Definition
    (noun) a cashbox with an adding machine to register transactions; used in shops to add up the bill
    Synonyms : cash register
    Definition
    (verb) record in writing; enter into a book of names or events or transactions Definition
    (verb) record in a public office or in a court of law
    Synonyms : file
    Example Sentence
    • file for divorce
    • file a complaint
    Definition
    (verb) enroll to vote
    Example Sentence
    • register for an election
    Definition
    (verb) be aware of
    Synonyms : record
    Example Sentence
    • Did you register any change when I pressed the button?
    Definition
    (verb) indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments
    Synonyms : read , record , show
    Example Sentence
    • The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero
    • The gauge read `empty'
    Definition
    (verb) have one's name listed as a candidate for several parties
    Synonyms : cross-file
    Definition
    (verb) show in one's face
    Example Sentence
    • Her surprise did not register
    Definition
    (verb) manipulate the registers of an organ Definition
    (verb) send by registered mail
    Example Sentence
    • I'd like to register this letter
    Definition
    (verb) enter into someone's consciousness
    Example Sentence
    • Did this event register in your parents' minds?
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