|1.||[ noun ] (transportation) the act of transporting something from one location to another|
|Synonyms:||transportation conveyance transferral|
|Related terms:||movement delivery carry drive airlift resettlement lighterage transshipment connection teleportation pickup bring transport transmit|
|2.||[ verb ] transfer somebody to a different position or location of work|
|Related terms:||delegate exchange second reassignment|
|3.||[ verb ] move from one place to another|
"transfer the data" "transmit the news" "transfer the patient to another hospital"
|Related terms:||move mail send convey commit port upload carry spool offload ftp translocate offset download transportation|
|4.||[ verb ] lift and reset in another soil or situation|
"Transplant the young rice plants"
|Related terms:||displace transplant transplanter transferer transplant|
|5.||[ verb ] move around|
"transfer the packet from his trouser pockets to a pocket in his jacket"
|Related terms:||move remove carry_over shuffle shunt transpose transship carry bunker translocate shift|
|6.||[ verb ] send from one person or place to another|
|Synonyms:||transmit channelize channel channelise transport|
"transmit a message"
|Related terms:||move bring send release project turn translate propagate transportation channel transmission transportation conveyance duct channel channelization transferer sender|
|7.||[ verb ] cause to change ownership|
"I transferred my stock holdings to my children"
|Related terms:||give pass exchange distribute commit convey alien assign secularize negociate transferor transferer move change_hands|
|8.||[ verb ] (transportation) change from one vehicle or transportation line to another|
"She changed in Chicago on her way to the East coast"
|9.||[ noun ] someone who transfers or is transferred from one position to another|
"the best student was a transfer from LSU"
|10.||[ noun ] 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"
|Related terms:||change_of_state transmit|
|11.||[ verb ] 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"
|12.||[ noun ] (writing) a ticket that allows a passenger to change conveyances|
|13.||[ noun ] (psychology,education) generalization of a skill learned in one situation to a different but similar situation|
|Synonyms:||carry-over stimulus_generalisation generalization stimulus_generalization transfer_of_training|
|Related terms:||learning generalisation carry_over|
|14.||[ verb ] transfer from one place or period to another|
"The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America"
|15.||[ noun ] transferring ownership|
|Related terms:||transaction lend-lease quitclaim secularization alienation conveyance|