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noun transfer pronunciation in American English /ˈtrænsfər/
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] the process of moving, or of moving someone, from one job, department, or office to another in the same organization

    We’re currently dealing with the paperwork for your transfer.

    1. a.
      [countable/uncountable] the act of moving, or of being moved from one place to another
      transfer of:

      Who is responsible for the transfer of military supplies?

    2. b.
      [countable] a person such as a football player who has been moved from one team to another
  2. 2
    [countable] American a ticket that allows you to move from one bus or train to another without having to pay again
  3. 3
    [countable] a piece of paper with a design or picture that you print on another surface using heat and pressure


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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