1. character reference a formal recommendation by a former employer to a potential future employer describing the person's qualifications and dependability
  2. rocket firing the launching of a rocket or missile under its own power
  3. cross-reference a reference at one place in a work to information at another place in the same work
  4. organ of hearing the part of the ear that is responsible for sensations of sound
  5. carriage return the operation that prepares for the next character to be printed or displayed as the first character on a line
  6. recovering returning to health after illness or debility
  7. Karakoram Range a mountain range in northern Kashmir
  8. Karakorum Range a mountain range in northern Kashmir
  9. kippered herring salted and smoked herring
  10. recurring coming back
  11. persevering quietly and steadily persevering especially in detail or exactness
  12. interfering intrusive in a meddling or offensive manner
  13. clover fern any of several water ferns of the genus Marsilea having four leaflets
  14. co-referent relating to coreference
  15. Niger franc the basic unit of money in Niger
  16. Cote d'Ivoire franc the basic unit of money in the Ivory Coast
  17. floor covering a covering for a floor
  18. thank offering an offering made as an expression of thanks
  19. refereeing the act of umpiring
  20. short covering the purchase of securities or commodities by a short seller to close out a short sale