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Pronunciation: rej'is-tre


  1. An organization that lists professionals in certain fields.
  2. An agency for the collection of pathologic material and related information and the organization of these materials for the purpose of study.
  3. An agency for the collection of data on patients who have had a certain disease to allow follow-up and evaluation of response to therapy.
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