What does registration mean?

Definitions for registration
ˌrɛdʒ əˈstreɪ ʃənreg·is·tra·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. registration, enrollment, enrolmentnoun

    the act of enrolling

  2. registration, enrollmentnoun

    the body of people (such as students) who register or enroll at the same time

  3. registrationnoun

    a document certifying an act of registering

  4. registrationnoun

    (music) the sound property resulting from a combination of organ stops used to perform a particular piece of music; the technique of selecting and adjusting organ stops

  5. adjustment, registration, readjustmentnoun

    the act of adjusting something to match a standard


  1. registrationnoun

    the act of signing up or registering for something

    Complete the registration process

  2. registrationnoun

    that which registers or makes something official, e.g. the form or paper that registers

    Did you submit your car registration yet?

  3. registrationnoun

    alignment, e.g. of colors or other elements in a printing process

  4. registrationnoun

    the location where guests register, especially with a hotel.

    The elevators are just past registration.

  5. registrationnoun

    The art of selecting and combining the stops or registers of an organ.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Registration

    the act of registering; registry; enrollment

    Etymology: [LL. registratio, or F. rgistration. See Register, v.]

  2. Registration

    the art of selecting and combining the stops or registers of an organ

    Etymology: [LL. registratio, or F. rgistration. See Register, v.]


  1. Registration

    Registration is the technique of choosing and combining the stops of a pipe organ in order to produce a particular sound. Registration can also refer to a particular combination of stops. The registration chosen for a particular piece will be determined by a number of factors, including the composer's indications, the time and place in which the piece was composed, the organ the piece is played upon, and the acoustic in which the organ resides.

Editors Contribution

  1. registration

    The act and process of to register.

    They did register their intention for marriage about 6 months before to ensure it was legal.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 24, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'registration' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4185

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'registration' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3971

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'registration' in Nouns Frequency: #1635

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of registration in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of registration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of registration in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Schwarzbach:

    It would be great to be able to track them back to their owners. But, lacking compliance with some sort of registration process, it's very difficult.

  2. Keara Giannotti:

    We're a smaller camp so demand is always high. But this year has definitely been different, our slots filled up quickly. Some of our age groups filled up within two weeks once we opened registration, and that has never happened before.

  3. The NRA:

    With due respect, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick's' proposals' would resurrect the same broken, Bloomberg-funded failures that were attempted under the Obama administration, like most political gambits, Lt. Gov. Patrick's' solution' precedes Dan Patrick possession of the facts, including this critical concession by the Obama administration : Criminalizing private firearm transfers would require a massive, governmental gun registration scheme.

  4. Hennepin County Judge Regina Chu:

    Part of field training is that a probationer would make numerous contacts with the public throughout the day ... We ran the vehicle and confirmed that the registration was expired and that the registered owner had a petty misdemeanor type warrant for some type of drug offense.

  5. An Environment Ministry official:

    It would be a pity if false statements had been submitted, and we are determined to enforce the regulations rigorously. But we have no plan to scrap the current ivory registration system or close the legitimate (domestic) market.

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