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registered

[rej-uh-sterd] /ˈrɛdʒ ə stərd/
adjective
1.
recorded, as in a register or book; enrolled.
2.
Commerce. officially listing the owner's name with the issuing corporation and suitably inscribing the certificate, as with bonds to evidence title.
Abbreviation: r.
3.
officially or legally certified by a government officer or board:
a registered patent.
4.
denoting cattle, horses, dogs, etc., having pedigrees verified and filed by authorized associations of breeders.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75; register + -ed2
Related forms
nonregistered, adjective
quasi-registered, adjective
unregistered, adjective
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