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Meaning of registering by Wiktionary Dictionary




    1. Present participle of register .

Definition of registering by GCIDE Dictionary


  1. Register ( rĕjĭstẽr ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Registere ( -t?rd ); p. pr. & vb. n. Registering.] [Cf. F. regisrer, exregistrer, LL. registrare. See Register, n.]
    1. To enter in a register; to record formally and distinctly, as for future use or service.

    2. To enroll; to enter in a list.

    Such follow him as shall be registered. Milton.

    3. ( Securities ) To enter the name of the owner of ( a share of stock, a bond, or other security ) in a register, or record book. A registered security is transferable only on the written assignment of the owner of record and on surrender of his bond, stock certificate, or the like.

    Registered letter, a letter, the address of which is, on payment of a special fee, registered in the post office and the transmission and delivery of which are attended to with particular care.

  2. Registering, a. Recording; -- applied to instruments; having an apparatus which registers; as, “a registering thermometer”. See Recording.