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A <ContactReference> may be used as a substitute for a <Contact> element ([*]) and signifies that the data in the appropriate <ContactDefinition> element ([*]) should be used.


Free text that describes the relationship that the remotely referenced <ContactDefinition> had with the containing element. Note that the same <ContactDefinition> may be linked by multiple <ContactReference> elements to different (or even the same) elements, and the role may be different for each one if the <ContactDefinition> is being referenced in different contexts.

Alex Fiennes 2010-04-13