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Noun: ref  ref
  1. (sport) the chief official (as in boxing or American football) who is expected to ensure fair play
    - referee
Verb: ref (reffed,reffing)  ref
Usage: informal
  1. (sport) be a referee or umpire in a sports competition
    - referee, umpire

Derived forms: reffed, reffing, refs

Type of: judge, official

Encyclopedia: Ref