Definition of preregistration in US English:



  • The action of registering or being registered in advance.

    ‘members are entitled to free preregistration’
    • ‘Based on such ‘no objection certificates’, people paid advance amounts and made preregistration agreements.’
    • ‘No preregistration is necessary and lunch is free.’
    • ‘The preregistration fee is $25 per person if received by December 30.’
    • ‘Early registration is encouraged to ensure adequate accommodations and access to high-demand courses that require preregistration.’
    • ‘She said that preregistration numbers are less than expected but higher than they were last year.’
    • ‘Admission to the event is free, with no preregistration or tickets required.’
    • ‘The lines from last year are gone, and the acquisition of my press pass and Eric's preregistration takes no time at all.’
    • ‘The workshop is free; preregistration is recommended.’
    • ‘We will accept preregistration for tours through April 10.’
    • ‘Parents at a large number of schools at each site were approached randomly during preregistration for kindergarten by research staff inviting them to participate.’
    • ‘Early registration is recommended as some sessions have limited space and preregistration ensures adequate resource materials are available.’
    • ‘A preregistration system for copyrighted works that aren't yet copyrighted is going to be created.’