for future reference

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Definition of for future reference

: for the purpose of being looked at for information in the future You should keep these instructions for future reference.

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“For future reference.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/for%20future%20reference. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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