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Synonyms for referral
rɪˈfɜr əlre·fer·ral

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. referralnoun

    a person whose case has been referred to a specialist or professional group

    "the patient is a referral from Dr. Bones"

  2. referralnoun

    a recommendation to consult the (professional) person or group to whom one has been referred

    "the insurance company says that you need a written referral from your physician before seeing a specialist"

  3. referralnoun

    the act of referring (as forwarding an applicant for employment or referring a matter to an appropriate agency)

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How to use referral in a sentence?

  1. Martin Baron:

    We still do not know what charges the Iranian authorities have brought against our correspondent Jason Rezaian, but we hope the referral of his case to a Revolutionary Court represents a step forward toward Jason’s prompt release, this step gives Iran’s judiciary an opportunity to demonstrate its fairness and independence by determining that the charges are baseless.

  2. Joe Dougherty:

    One of founders is trying to create exceptions to the protocol that are at odds with the stated goal laid out in the very first sentence: to further the clients' freedom of choice, it's at odds with the stated goals to begin to make exceptions based on referral leads.

  3. Chuck Grassley:

    I don’t take lightly making a referral for criminal investigation. But, as I would with any credible evidence of a crime unearthed in the course of our investigations, I feel obliged to pass that information along to the Justice Department for appropriate review.

  4. Texas Law Professor Steve Vladeck:

    The Constitution does not require formal approvalof an impeachment investigation before the House (or a committee thereof) is allowed to conduct one, thus, although the House formally approved such an investigation for President Clinton, there are plenty of other examples of impeachment investigations that were initiated after nothing more than the introduction of an impeachment resolution by a single member, and referral of that resolution to the House Judiciary Committee.

  5. Rachel Freedman:

    It possible that initial point of referral is very important for treatment and trajectory.


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