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British English: /rɪˈfəːr(ə)l/
American English: /rəˈfərəl/

Translation of referral in Italian:


  • 1 (Medicine) (person)
    = paziente mandato da uno specialista
    = il mandare un paziente da uno specialista
    you cannot see a specialist without a referral from your doctor
    non è possibile farsi vedere da uno specialista senza una richiesta da parte del proprio medico
  • 2 (of matter, problem) referral to the committee would be time-consuming
    rinviare (la questione) alla commissione richiederebbe troppo tempo

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