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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Trans·fer v. t. [imp. & p. p. Transferred p. pr. & vb. n. Transferring.]
 1. To convey from one place or person another; to transport, remove, or cause to pass, to another place or person; as, to transfer the laws of one country to another; to transfer suspicion.
 2. To make over the possession or control of; to pass; to convey, as a right, from one person to another; to give; as, the title to land is transferred by deed.
 3. To remove from one substance or surface to another; as, to transfer drawings or engravings to a lithographic stone.
 Syn: -- To sell; give; alienate; estrange; sequester.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the act of transporting something from one location to
           another [syn: transportation, transferral, conveyance]
      2: someone who transfers or is transferred from one position to
         another; "the best student was a transfer from LSU" [syn:
      3: the act of transfering something from one form to another;
         "the transfer of the music from record to tape suppressed
         much of the background noise" [syn: transference]
      4: a ticket that allows a passenger to change conveyances
      5: application of a skill learned in one situation to a
         different but similar situation [syn: transfer of
         training, carry-over]
      6: transferring ownership [syn: transference]
      v 1: move around; "transfer the packet from his trouser pockets
           to a pocket in his jacket" [syn: shift]
      2: transfer somebody to a different position or location of
         work [syn: reassign]
      3: move from one place to another; "transfer the data";
         "transmit the news"; "transfer the patient to another
      4: lift and reset in another soil or situation; "Transplant the
         young rice plants" [syn: transplant]
      5: cause to change ownership; "I transferred my stock holdings
         to my children"
      6: change from one vehicle or transportation line to another;
         "She changed in Chicago on her way to the East coast"
         [syn: change]
      7: send from one person or place to another; "transmit a
         message" [syn: transmit, transport, channel, channelize,
      8: shift the position or location of, as for business, legal,
         educational, or military purposes; "He removed his
         children to the countryside"; "Remove the troops to the
         forest surrounding the city"; "remove a case to another
         court" [syn: remove]
      9: transfer from one place or period to another; "The ancient
         Greek story was transplanted into Modern America" [syn: transpose,
      [also: transferring, transferred]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      See transfer