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confer (verb), confers; conferred; conferring
1. To consult, to talk over, and to discuss: The teachers, Mrs. Smith and Mrs. Jones, were conferring with Mrs. Black, the specialist, in an effort to make mathematics more interesting and easier to accomplish better results for their students.
2. To award, bestow, or to hand out: President Dean of the university conferred an honorary degree to Mayor Stevens in recognition of her support of the university's fund raising efforts.
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