registrar

Part of speech: noun

The authorized keeper of records.

Part of speech: noun

Registrarship.

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Usage examples "registrar":

  1. The inhibition is to be served upon the judge, the registrar, and the adverse party, and his proctor, by shewing the instrument under seal, and delivering a note of its contents. - "The Laws Of War, Affecting Commerce And Shipping", H. Byerley Thomson.
  2. The general operation was simple, and in normally active times the mechanism and the registrar were equal to all emergencies. - "Edison, His Life and Inventions", Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin.
  3. If a citizen of the United States, duly qualified, desires to purchase state school lands at the statutory price of one dollar and twenty- five cents per acre, he must file his application for a section, or such fraction thereof as he may desire, or be entitled to purchase, with the surveyor- general of the state, who is also ex- officio registrar of the State Land Office. - "The Long Chance", Peter B. Kyne.