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ˈrɛf ər ənt, ˈrɛf rəntref·er·ent

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  1. referentnoun

    something referred to; the object of a reference

  2. referentnoun

    the first term in a proposition; the term to which other terms relate

  3. referentadjective

    something that refers; a term that refers to another term

  4. referentadjective

    having reference

    "judgments referent to the indictment"


  1. referentnoun

    The specific entity in the world that a word or phrase identifies or denotes.

  2. referentnoun

    That which is referenced.

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  2. rent-free

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of referent in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of referent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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