|1.||[ verb ] record in writing; enter into a book of names or events or transactions|
|Related terms:||record file list enroll patent book registrant registration|
|2.||[ verb ] (law) register in a public office or in a court of law|
"file for divorce" "file a complaint"
|Related terms:||law file file|
|3.||[ verb ] register to vote|
"register for an election"
|4.||[ verb ] be aware of|
"Did you register any change when I pressed the button?"
|5.||[ verb ] indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments|
|Synonyms:||show record read|
"The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero" "The gauge read `empty'"
|Related terms:||indicate show strike say adjustment|
|6.||[ noun ] an official written record of names or events or transactions|
|Related terms:||written_record rent-roll cadaster check_register studbook file|
|7.||[ noun ] (music) the timbre that is characteristic of a certain range and manner of production of the human voice or of different pipe organ stops or of different musical instruments|
|Related terms:||timbre head_register chest_register music|
|8.||[ verb ] (politics) register as a candidate for several parties|
|Related terms:||campaign slate|
|9.||[ verb ] (music) manipulate the registers of an organ|
|Related terms:||play music|
|10.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 3537|
|11.||[ noun ] (computer science) memory device that is the part of computer memory that has a specific address and that is used to hold information of a specific kind|
|Related terms:||memory_device counter accumulator index_register shift_register memory computer_science|
|12.||[ verb ] send by registered mail|
"I'd like to register this letter"
|13.||[ noun ] a regulator (as a sliding plate) for regulating the flow of air into a furnace or other heating device|
|Related terms:||regulator furnace|
|14.||[ verb ] show in one's face|
"Her surprise did not register"
|Related terms:||show record|
|15.||[ noun ] (accounting) a book in which names and transactions are listed|
|Related terms:||record payroll inventory accounting cross-file|
|16.||[ verb ] enter into someone's consciousness|
"Did this event register in your parents' minds?"
|Related terms:||affect record|
|17.||[ noun ] an air passage (usually in the floor or a wall of a room) for admitting or excluding heated air from the room|
|18.||[ noun ] (business) a cashbox with an adding machine to register transactions; used in shops to add up the bill|
|Related terms:||cashbox adding_machine|