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coreferential

[koh-ref-er-en-shuh l] /ˌkoʊ rɛf ərˈɛn ʃəl/
adjective, Linguistics
1.
(of two words or phrases) having reference to the same person or thing.
Also, co-referential.
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coreferentiality, noun
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coreferential

/ˌkəʊrɛfəˈrɛnʃəl/
adjective
1.
(philosophy) (of more than one linguistic expression) designating the same individual or class
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