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publicado a la‎(s)‎ 23 oct. 2009 0:21 por A Amaro   [ actualizado el 6 feb. 2012 21:31 ]


noun \ik-ˈsep-tən(t)s, ak-\

Definition of ACCEPTANCE

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
2: the quality or state of being accepted or acceptable
3: the act of accepting : the fact of being accepted : approval
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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