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English definition of “confer”

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 .
(Definition of confer verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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