refers

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
pronoun that refers to an antecedent anaphoric pronoun
pronoun refers, word or phrase to which antecedent
noun to which a pronoun refers antecedent
noun that is singular in form but refers to a group of people or things collective noun
most direct or specific meaning of a word or expression; the class of objects that an expression refers to denotation , extension , reference
gender that refers chiefly (but not exclusively) to females or to objects classified as female feminine
generally any arch shaped structure (but often it refers to the arched roof of an anatomical space) fornix
phrase used in the Magna Carta to refer to the then established law of the kingdom (as distinct from Roman or civil law); today it refers to fundamental principles of justice commensurate with due process law of the land
mark that God set upon Cain now refers to a person's sinful nature mark of Cain
gender that refers chiefly (but not exclusively) to males or to objects classified as male masculine
speaker who refers to something briefly or incidentally mentioner
word that is used metonymically; a word that denotes one thing but refers to a related thing metonym
gender that refers chiefly (but not exclusively) to inanimate objects (neither masculine nor feminine) neuter
relation between a word or phrase and the object or idea it refers to reference
something that refers; a term that refers to another term referent
British abbreviation of `university'; usually refers to Oxford University or Cambridge University varsity
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