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cross-referencenoun [C]

uk   /ˌkrɒsˈref.ər.əns/ us   /ˌkrɑːsˈref.ɚ.əns/
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.
(Definition of cross-reference from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cross-referencenoun [C]

us   /ˈkrɔsˈref·rəns/
(in books) an instruction to look somewhere else in the same book for related information
(Definition of cross-reference from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cross-reference”
in Chinese (Simplified) 互见,相互参照…
in Chinese (Traditional) 互見,相互參照…
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