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transitive verb cross-referred, cross-referring
to refer from one part (of a book, index, etc.) to another
to make a cross-reference
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verb cross-re·ferred, cross-re·fer·ring, cross-re·fers verb, transitive
To refer (a reader) from one part or passage to another.verb, intransitive
To make a cross-reference.