1. the place where one's family records are registered(▼英語圏には戸籍制度はない)
    • 彼の本籍は東京渋谷だ
    • His family register is on file in Shibuya, Tokyo.
    • 私は本籍を父の郷里から現住所に移した
    • I transferred the depository of my family register from my father's hometown to my present address.
  1. 本籍地the locality where one's family register is kept