referring


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia.

referring

the act of referral.
References in periodicals archive ?
On the insistence of the MPA for referring the matter to the standing committee, the minister said that why the matter should not be referred to 100 standing committees to conduct inquiry.
On the basis of very little evidence, malakos, rather than referring to the penetrated male in a homosexual act, becomes for Martin a full-scale attack on the feminine in general.
Michele Lee, administrator of Abilene Imaging Center, quantifies new business tied directly to Merge's RIS/PACS solution and its Referring Practice Portal.
Coordinate the patient's care within the institution, rather than putting the burden on the patient or referring provider
The most important factor in this good referral etiquette among doctors, however, is that the specialist sends the patient back to the primary doctor once the referring problem has been managed.
A total of 167 patients (54%) returned to their referring obstetricians, but patients who had been trying to conceive for 1 year or less were far more likely to make this decision than were patients who had been trying for more than 1 year.
While the hand off relationships would appear to be the simplest to manage, Geraghty and Lexington's Tucci recognize that a solicitor who is referring his or her own client can bring valuable knowledge of the client's financial affairs.
Boyle noted a second confidentiality issue involving access to corporate tax returns granted to non-government employees under the Intergovernmental Personnel Act's Mobility Program, referring to a recent paper on the effect of an acquirer's domicile on the post-acquisition taxable income of its target.
Apoptotic (apoptosis): referring to genetically "programmed" cell death, a natural process in which DNA-damaged or otherwise unwanted cells are eliminated.
There is no reason to think that the legislative history is referring to any limitation period, because it never refers to the general limitation period in Sec.
They failed to provide standard care by not referring their patient for necessary medical treatment.
How do you show that [Winchell's murder] was a hate crime if his girlfriend is referring to herself as a she?