registry office

noun

British
: a place where marriages are performed and where records of births, marriages, and deaths are kept

Examples of registry office in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The print-loving British brand always viewed bridal as part of its oeuvre, but waited to launch the actual collection, which includes looks for the registry office, reception, bridal party, and mother of the bride, until the timing was right. Adrienne Gaffney, ELLE, 12 July 2023 Gone are the days when weddings occurred in either a church or a registry office. Sarah James, Condé Nast Traveler, 12 June 2023

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“Registry office.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/registry%20office. Accessed 3 Oct. 2023.

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