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We found 28 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word referent:
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General dictionaries General (23 matching dictionaries)
  1. referent: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. referent: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. referent: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. referent: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. referent: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. referent: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. referent: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. referent: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. referent: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. referent: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. referent: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. referent: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. referent: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Referent: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. referent: Rhymezone [home, info]
  16. referent: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  17. referent: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  18. referent: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  19. referent: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  20. referent: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  21. Referent: UVic Writer's Guide [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. referent: Linguistic Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. referent: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Referent: Cybernetics and Systems [home, info]
  2. referent: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. referent: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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noun:  something that refers; a term that refers to another term
noun:  the first term in a proposition; the term to which other terms relate
noun:  something referred to; the object of a reference

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