cross-reference

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From cross- +‎ reference.

Noun[edit]

cross-reference (plural cross-references)

  1. A reference or direction in one place in a book or other source of information to information at another place in the same work.
    • 2018, James Lambert, “Setting the Record Straight: An In-depth Examination of Hobson-Jobson”, in International Journal of Lexicography, volume 31, number 4, DOI:https://doi.org/10.1093/ijl/ecy010, page 490:
      Hobson-Jobson (1903) contains 2467 dictionary entries, of which 31 are merely cross-references to other entries.

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Verb[edit]

cross-reference (third-person singular simple present cross-references, present participle cross-referencing, simple past and past participle cross-referenced)

  1. (transitive) To provide something with a cross-reference.
  2. To compare two or more sources of information.

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