acceptor

Primary Meanings of acceptor

1.
n
the person (or institution) who accepts a check or draft and becomes responsible for paying the party named in the draft when it matures
2.
n
(chemistry) in the formation of a coordinate bond it is the compound to which electrons are donated
Full Definitions of acceptor
1

n the person (or institution) who accepts a check or draft and becomes responsible for paying the party named in the draft when it matures

Type of:
drawee
the person (or bank) who is expected to pay a check or draft when it is presented for payment
2

n (chemistry) in the formation of a coordinate bond it is the compound to which electrons are donated

Type of:
chemical compound, compound
(chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight

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