Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Relating to or having reference; relating to or containing a reference or references.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Containing a reference; pointing to something out of itself.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of a word or phrase applied to a particular person, place, or thing and not to any other.

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

  • adjective referring or pointing to something

Etymologies

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referent +‎ -ial or from reference

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