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confer

verb [I]
 
 
/kənˈfɜːr/ (-rr-)
to discuss something with somebody, often in order to reach a decision about what action to take: confer about sth They were in constant contact, conferring about every aspect of the construction project.confer with sb We asked for some time to confer with our advisers.
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