Reg definition

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An extensive, hard desert surface consisting of wind-polished gravel lying on alluvial soil and cemented together by mineralized solutions.
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Registrar.
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(geol.) A large desert area covered with coarse gravel and small stones.
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I've been going to that chat room for months, and I know most of the regs by now.

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A regulation.
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Reg is a slang term or shortened reference for a regulation or registration.

An example of a reg is how someone would refer to a city sound ordinance; a city government reg.

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(geography) A hard surface of rock fragments set in a sandy matrix, found in some hot deserts; regolith, stony desert.
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A diminutive of the male given name Reginald.
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Government regs.

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Regiment.
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Region.
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Regulation.
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Registered.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
reg
Plural:
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Origin of reg

  • Maghrebi dialectal Arabic from Arabic riqq, ruqq from raqqa to be thin, fine rqq in Semitic roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Wiktionary