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ref

noun \ ˈref \
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of ref

: a referee in a game or sport

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First Known Use of ref

1890


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ref

abbreviation

Definition of ref

1 reference
2 refunding

REF Defined for English Language Learners

ref

noun

Definition of ref for English Language Learners

  • : a referee in a game or sport


REF Defined for Kids

ref

noun \ ˈref \

Definition of ref for Students

: 1referee 1

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