registrar


registrar
registrarship, n.
/rej"euh strahr', rej'euh strahr"/, n.
1. a person who keeps a record; an official recorder.
2. an agent of a bank, trust company, or other corporation who is responsible for certifying and registering issues of securities.
3. an official at a school or college who maintains students' personal and academic records, issues reports of grades, mails out official publications, etc.
[1350-1400; alter. (see -AR2) of earlier registrary < ML registrarius (see REGISTER, -ARY); r. earlier registrer, ME registrer < AF (OF registreur) < ML registrator, equiv. to registra(re) to REGISTER + -tor -TOR]

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Universalium. 2010.

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