Meaning of cross reference
- a reference from one part of a book, index, or the like, to related material, as a word or illustration, in another part.
Pronunciation: (krôs'ref'ur-uns, -ref'runs, kros'-), [key]
— -enced, -enc•ing.
- to provide with cross references: The new encyclopedia is completely cross-referenced.
- cross reference (Thesaurus)