recorded, as in a register or book; enrolled.
Commerce. officially listing the owner's name with the issuing corporation and suitably inscribing the certificate, as with bonds to evidence title. Abbreviation: r
officially or legally certified by a government officer or board: a registered patent.
denoting cattle, horses, dogs, etc., having pedigrees verified and filed by authorized associations of breeders.

1665–75; register + -ed2

nonregistered, adjective
quasi-registered, adjective
unregistered, adjective Unabridged
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unregistered (ʌnˈrɛdʒɪstəd)
not registered: driving an unregistered vehicle

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Word Origin & History

late 14c., from M.L. registrum, alteration of L.L. regesta "list, matters recorded," from L. regesta, neuter pl. of regestus, pp. of regerere "to record," lit. "to carry back," from re- "back" + gerere "carry, bear." Some senses influenced by association with L. regere "to rule." The verb is attested
from late 14c., from O.Fr. registrer (13c.). Cash register is from 1875, from earlier meaning "device by which data is automatically recorded" (1830).
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Example sentences for unregistered
However, this figure does not take into account the many unregistered residents.
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