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cross-reference

noun [C] uk   /ˌkrɒsˈref.ər.əns/  us   /ˌkrɑːsˈref.ɚ-/
a note in a book that tells you to look somewhere else in the book for more information about something
cross-refer
verb [T] uk   /ˌkrɒs.rɪˈfɜːr/  us   /ˌkrɑːs.rɪˈfɝː/
The main entry also cross-refers you to the appendix on page 259.
Translations of “cross-reference”
in Chinese (Traditional) 互見,相互參照…
in Chinese (Simplified) 互见,相互参照…
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