Word of the Week
1: an agreeing either expressly or by conduct to the act or offer of another so that a contract is concluded and the parties become legally bound
4 a : the act of accepting a time draft or bill of exchange for payment when due according to the specified terms b : an accepted draft or bill of exchange
Directly from L. acceptare "take or receive willingly," frequentative of accipere "receive," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + capere "to take"
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