to refer from one part (of a book, index, etc.) to another
to make a cross-reference
verbcross-re·ferred, cross-re·fer·ring, cross-re·fers
To refer (a reader) from one part or passage to another.
To make a cross-reference.
(third-person singular simple present cross-refers, present participle cross-referring, simple past and past participle cross-referred)
- To make or use a cross-reference