Part of speech: noun


Part of speech: noun

A register, or the place where it is kept.

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Usage examples "registry":

  1. I heard of her at an agency and registry office, when I was looking for a maid a month or two ago." - "The Rome Express", Arthur Griffiths.
  2. Hence he insisted upon a general Registry Act, as essential to prevent the continuance of an importation which had little or no real existence. - "The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839)", Thomas Clarkson.
  3. The Middlesmoor registry contains the record of this marriage, and of the baptism and death of their first child. - "Shadows of the Stage", William Winter.