Examples of registry in a Sentence
the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles
got a copy of the couple's bridal registry from the store's computer and scanned it for items we could afford
Recent Examples of registry from the Web
According to their online birth gift registry account, their baby, a boy, is due Aug. 10.
This site run by the city of New Orleans helps citizens sign up for emergency alerts, enroll in a special needs registry and consult plans for evacuation and hurricane preparation.
The plane was registered to Schweitzer Aircraft Leasing of Pullman, according to an FAA registry.
In January, the Democrat suggested a registry for automatic weapons.
Its digital registry lets each woman display her picture and a record of her service.
But a monthslong advertising onslaught assailing Mr. Quist on issues ranging from his troubled personal finances to his suggestion of a gun registry ultimately paid dividends.
If the bill becomes a law, the NIH would monitor and maintain the registry, and the Horwins could interpret the studies and add the information to Cancer Monthly.
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First Known Use of registry
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Definition of registry for English Language Learners
: a place where official records are kept
: a book or system for keeping an official list or record of items
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Definition of registry for Students
: a place where registration takes place a registry of motor vehicles
Medical Definition of registry
1: a place where data, records, or laboratory samples are kept and usually are made available for research or comparative study a cancer registry
2: an establishment at which nurses available for employment are listed and through which they are hired
Legal Definition of registry
1 : registration an instrument filed for registry in the conveyance records — Louisiana Civil Code
2 : the nationality of a ship according to its entry in a register
3 : a place of registration : a place where official records and documents are kept the registry of motor vehicles registry of deeds
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