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(refer to) Present participle for to make reference to
“At no stage did I refer to any of your shortcomings during our discussion.”
Present participle for to direct the attention of someone to
“As delegator-in-chief, I would have minimal knowledge on the subject but would conveniently refer her to our resident expert.”
(refer to) Present participle for to have a relation or connection with
“What particular matter does your complaint refer to?”
(refer to) Present participle for to seek information from a source of information
“Here are some books you can refer to if you need more information on the subject.”
(refer to) Present participle for to have as a referent (of a word, phrase, or symbol)
“The strange inscriptions would refer to the ancient tribe's cultural practices.”
(refer to) Present participle for to suggest tacitly
“What exactly did his figurative phrases refer to?”
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