registry noun

ADJ. public | private | central a central registry for all applicants | district, national, regional | land, companies' The deed of transfer must be entered at the land registry. | land fees for land registry

VERB + REGISTRY enter sth at/in, lodge sth at/in, register sth at The certificate will have to be lodged at the registry.

REGISTRY + VERB have sth, hold sth, keep sth The registry holds records of all major operations.

REGISTRY + NOUN fee | office | staff

PHRASES at a/the ~ The map is kept at the local land registry.