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Definitions of confer:
  • verb:   present
    Example: "The university conferred a degree on its most famous former student, who never graduated"
  • verb:   have a conference in order to talk something over
    Example: "We conferred about a plan of action"
  • adverb:   compare (used in texts to point the reader to another location in the text)
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #8753)

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