registry: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (rej'u-strē), [key]
— pl. -tries.
  1. the act of registering; registration.
  2. a place where a register is kept; an office of registration.
  3. register (defs. 1, 2).
  4. the state of being registered.
  5. the nationality of a merchant ship as shown on its register.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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