Sinonimi: banker's acceptance
1. Banking: a time draft drawn on and accepted by a bank; SYN. banker's acceptance.
2. In contract law: words signifying consent to the terms of an offer (thereby creating a contract).
3. The act of taking something that is offered
4. The state of being acceptable and accepted
Commerce, agreement to pay bill of exchange when due. acceptance-house, merchant banker. acceptance for honor, taking up of bill of exchange by person other than drawer to protect honor of party to bill.
ETYM Latin admissio: cf. French admission. Related to Admit.
1. An acknowledgment of the truth of something.
2. The act of admitting someone to enter; SYN. admittance.
3. The fee charged for admission
4. The right to enter
ETYM Old Fren. entrance, from Old Fren. and French entrant, p. pr. of entrer to enter. Related to Enter.
1. A movement into or inward; SYN. entering.
2. Something that allows entry or exit; SYN. entranceway, entryway, entry, entree.
3. The act of entering; SYN. entering, entry, ingress, incoming.
ETYM Old Eng. receite, Old Fren. recete, recepte, French recette, from Latin recipere, receptum, to receive. Related to Receive.
2. An acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made.
3. The act or process of receiving.
4. Something received — usually used in plural.
5. A writing acknowledging the receiving of goods or money.
ETYM French réception, Latin receptio, from recipere, receptum. Related to Receive.
1. The act of receiving; SYN. receipt, receiving.
2. The manner in which something is greeted; SYN. response.
3. A formal party of people; as after a wedding.
4. Quality or fidelity of a received broadcast.
5. The act of catching a pass in football.