referential

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adjective ref·er·en·tial \ˌre-fə-ˈren(t)-shəl\

Definition of referential

  1. :  of, containing, or constituting a reference; especially :  pointing to or involving a referent <referential language> <referential meaning>

referentiality

play \-ˌren(t)-shē-ˈa-lə-tē\ noun

referentially

play \-ˈren(t)-sh(ə-)lē\ adverb

1660

First Known Use of referential

1660

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