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Confer

Con`fer´   Pronunciation: kǒn`fẽr´
v. t.1.To bring together for comparison; to compare.
[imp. & p. p. Conferred ; p. pr. & vb. n. Conferring.]
2.To grant as a possession; to bestow.
3.To contribute; to conduce.
v. i.1.To have discourse; to consult; to compare views; to deliberate.
You shall hear us confer of this.
- Shak.
Verb1.confer - have a conference in order to talk something over; "We conferred about a plan of action"
2.confer - present; "The university conferred a degree on its most famous former student, who never graduated"; "bestow an honor on someone"
Synonyms: bestow
Adv.1.confer - compare (used in texts to point the reader to another location in the text)
Synonyms: cf, cf., see, see also
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