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Definitions of refer:

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Referred.

part of speech: verb

To direct or send to for information or judgment; to assign, as to a class or order; to point or have reference; to impute; to have recourse; to allude.

part of speech: present participle

Referring.

part of speech: verb transitive

To submit to another person or authority: to assign: to reduce.

part of speech: adjective

Referable.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To have reference or recourse: to relate: to allude:- pr. p. referring; pa. t. and pa. p. referred.

part of speech: verb transitive

To submit to another person or authority for information or decision; as, they referred the question to the president; to direct or send for information, etc.; as, to refer one to the dictionary; to place in a certain class, or explain as due to a certain cause.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To direct attention; allude; as, he did not refer to the war; appeal; apply; as, he referred frequently to his notes; to direct one person to another for information; as, to refer to a former employer.

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