Simple Definition of cash register
: a machine used in a store, restaurant, etc., that calculates the amount of cash due for a sale and has a drawer for holding money
Full Definition of cash register
: a business machine that usually has a money drawer, indicates the amount of each sale, and records the amount of money received
First Known Use of cash register
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Definition of cash register for Students
: a machine used in a business to calculate the amount of cash due for a sale and having a drawer to hold money
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