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refer/rɪˈfɚ/verb
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refer
/rɪˈfɚ/
verb
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Learner's definition of REFER  
[+ object]
: to send (someone or something) to a particular person or place for treatment, help, advice, etc. — usually + to

refer to

[phrasal verb]
refer to (something)  : to look at or in (something) for information
refer to (something)  : to have a direct connection or relationship to (something)
refer to (someone or something)  : to talk about or write about (someone or something) especially briefly : to mention (someone or something) in speech or in writing
   b  refer to (something or someone) as (something)  : to call (something or someone) by (a specified name or title)
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