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Synonyms for confer

Synonyms for confer

to meet and exchange views to reach a decision

to give formally or officially

Synonyms for confer

have a conference in order to talk something over


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Kerby Confer wraps up the institute by delivering the final session ten days from now.
Some people are surprised that we take undergarments, but we wash them and redistribute them," Confer said.
The IPCC practice of allowing officers to confer was agreed with the Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) and is contained in the ACPO Manual of Guidance on Firearms.
Last year, the NMDP network assisted in 2,000 transplants, with about 100 using cord blood, Confer said.
If the representatives of the artworld, setting out to confer status upon an
The University of the Philippines to confer Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, to Duterte.
Whether all outstanding shares confer identical distribution and liquidation rights depends on the "governing provisions," including the corporate charter, articles of incorporation, bylaws, applicable state law and "binding agreements" on distribution and liquidation proceeds.
Moreover, six variant Salmonella genomic island 1 antibiotic resistance gene clusters (Salmonella genomic island 1-A to -F) have recently been reported for serovars Typhimurium DT104, Agona, and Albany to confer different multidrug resistance phenotypes (9,10).
The researchers speculated that polymorphisms of two genes--ALAD (which codes for [delta]-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase, an enzyme involved in heme synthesis in red blood cells) and VDR (which codes for the vitamin D receptor)--might confer increased susceptibility to ALS through their previously confirmed impact on lead retention or mobilization in bone and blood.
The existence of a badge doesn't confer any public status on you,'' Werksman said.
They can instead maintain that it is enough that one qualified person confer arthood upon an item for the item to be a work of art.
Clark's team eventually created five hybrid viruses--each designed to confer immunity against a different strain of human rotavirus--and mixed them into an oral-vaccine cocktail that Merck calls RotaTeq.
Now research published in the 27 September 2002 issue of Science shows that, at least in some strains of the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster, overtranscription of a single gene may confer low to moderate DDT resistance.
I said I needed to confer with (the victim's) family and the head deputy.
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