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references

noun
plural of reference

Synonyms of references

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 something mentioned in a text as providing related and especially supporting information
  • the author's argument is interesting, but the lack of references makes me wonder if it can be proven

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2 relation to or concern with something specified
  • this reply is in reference to your last question

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references

verb
present tense third-person singular of reference

Synonyms of references (Entry 2 of 2)

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references

referencing

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“References.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/references. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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