ref Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “ref” in the English Dictionary

"ref" in British English

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refnoun [C]

uk   us   /ref/

ref noun [C] (SPORT)

informal abbreviation for referee noun
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ref noun [C] (BUSINESS)

written abbreviation for reference
(Definition of ref from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ref" in American English

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refnoun [C]

 us   /ref/
short form of referee
(Definition of ref from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"ref" in Business English

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refnoun [C]

(also ref.) uk   us   /ref/
written abbreviation for reference noun : Our ref E/S/PDH
(Definition of ref from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ref”
in Spanish Arbitro…
in Vietnamese trọng tài…
in Malaysian pengadil…
in Thai กรรมการตัดสิน…
in Chinese (Simplified) 体育, 裁判…
in Turkish hakem sözcüğünün kısa yazılışı…
in Russian судья…
in Indonesian wasit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 體育, 裁判…
in Polish sędzia…
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