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transfer

verb [I/T]  us   /trænsˈfɜr, ˈtræns·fər/ (-rr-)
to move from one place, person, or position to another, or to cause someone or something to move: [I] She studied for two years at Smith College, then transferred to the University of Chicago. [T] Transfer your weight to your front foot as you swing. When property is transferred to someone, legal ownership is changed from one person to another: [T] Franklin transferred the car to his brother.
transferable
adjective  /trænsˈfɜr·ə·bəl/
Prizes are not transferable except to a surviving spouse.

transfer

noun [C/U]  us   /ˈtræns·fər/
a move from one place, person, or position to another : [C] I got my money through an electronic transfer into my account.
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