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registration

[rej-uh-strey-shuh n] /ˌrɛdʒ əˈstreɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the act of registering.
2.
an instance of this.
3.
an entry in a register.
4.
the group or number registered.
5.
an official act of registering one's name in the list of qualified voters.
6.
a certificate attesting to the fact that someone or something has been registered:
a boat registration.
7.
Music.
  1. the act or technique of registrating.
  2. the selection of stops made by an organist for a particular piece.
Origin
1560-1570
1560-70; < Middle French < Medieval Latin registrātiōn- (stem of registrātiō). See registrate, -ion
Related forms
registrational, adjective
misregistration, noun
nonregistration, noun
preregistration, noun
reregistration, noun
superregistration, noun
underregistration, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for re-registration

registration

/ˌrɛdʒɪˈstreɪʃən/
noun
1.
  1. the act of registering or state of being registered
  2. (as modifier) a registration number
2.
an entry in a register
3.
a group of people, such as students, who register at a particular time
4.
a combination of organ or harpsichord stops used in the performance of a piece of music
5.
(Austral)
  1. a tax payable by the owner of a motor vehicle
  2. the period paid for
Derived Forms
registrational, adjective
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