Registry vs Registrator - What's the difference?

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Registry is a related term of registrator.


As nouns the difference between registry and registrator

is that registry is a building in which things are registered or where registers are kept while registrator is (rare) a registrar or registrant, person or device which registers data.

registry

English

Noun

(wikipedia registry) (registries)
  • A building in which things are registered or where registers are kept.
  • A record; an account; a register.
  • The act of registering; registration.
  • (computing) A database of configurations etc. maintained by the (Microsoft Windows) operating system.
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  • To unregister a DLL and remove the corresponding entries from the registry , add the /u switch to the command

    registrator

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (rare) A registrar or registrant, person or device which registers data