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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A reference from one part of a book, index, catalog, or file to another part containing related information.
  • transitive v. To provide with cross-references.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A reference or direction in one place in a book or other source of information to information at another place in the same work
  • v. To provide something with a cross-reference

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a reference at one place in a work to information at another place in the same work.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A reference in a book to another title, phrase, or passage in it for further treatment or elucidation of a subject.
  • To relegate or refer by a cross-reference; provide with cross-references.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a reference at one place in a work to information at another place in the same work

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