Meaning of TRANSFER in English


Pronunciation: ' tran(t)s- ˌ f ə r

Function: noun

Date: 1674

1 a : conveyance of right, title, or interest in real or personal property from one person to another b : removal or acquisition of property by mere delivery with intent to transfer title

2 a : an act, process, or instance of transferring : TRANSFERENCE 2 b : the carryover or generalization of learned responses from one type of situation to another

3 : one that transfers or is transferred especially : a graphic image transferred by contact from one surface to another

4 : a place where a transfer is made (as of trains to ferries or as where one form of power is changed to another)

5 : a ticket entitling a passenger on a public conveyance to continue the trip on another route

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.