Receiver

A bankruptcy practitioner appointed by secured creditors in the United Kingdom to oversee the repayment of debts.
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receiver

An authorized associate of a warehouse or retail store who receives and checks deliveries for condition and an accurate amount. The first handler of the delivery receipt or invoice.
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Receiver

See percipient.
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Receiver

See percipient.
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Receiver

Receives and decodes signal sent by the transmitter.
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receiver

[n] - a football player who catches (or is supposed to catch) a forward pass 2. [n] - set that receives radio or tv signals
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Receiver

The person appointed by the court for some specific purpose or the person appointed by a mortgage to exercise his rights over the charges property under the Law of Property Act 1925 (not to be confused with the Official Receiver or Administrative Receiver.
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Receiver

The person appointed by the court for some specific purpose or the person appointed by a mortgage to exercise his rights over the charges property under the Law of Property Act 1925 (not to be confused with the Official Receiver or Administrative Receiver.
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Receiver

An individual appointed by a secured creditor under the terms of a mortgage or depenture in respect of specific assets of a company or individual. A receiver need not be a licensed insolvency practitioner.
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Receiver

A person appointed by a court to secure assets belonging to another party, so that the court can deal with those assets.
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receiver

The device that 'receives' signals. If we are talking about a television receiver, we are often talking about the television itself. If we are talking about the Sky satellite receiver, then we are talking about the Digibox.
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Receiver

A person appointed by a court to wind up the affairs of a company and to utilise assets to pay its... <a target=_blank href='http://www.finance-glossary.com/terms/receiver.htm?id=1217&ginPtrCode=00000&PopupMode=false' title='Read full definition of receiver'>more</a>
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receiver

In law, a person appointed by a court to collect and manage the assets of an individual, company, or partnership in serious financial difficulties. In the case of bankruptcy, the assets may be sold...
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Receiver

That portion of a wireless apparatus which receives the signals through the ether waves and modulates them.
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Receiver

A wireless or radio receiver; the set that receives a wireless message or radio broadcast. Early wireless sets usually consisted of separate receivers and transmitters, while later radio communication sets were transceivers – combination receivers and transmitters.
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Receiver

Person appointed by the Court of Protection to act on behalf of a patient
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receiver

see administrative receiver; official receiver.
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Receiver

Re·ceiv'er (-ẽr) noun [ Confer French receveur .] 1. One who takes or receives in any manner. 2. (Law) A person appointed, ordinarily by a court, to receive, and hold in trust, money or other property which is the subject of litigation, pending the suit; a person ap
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Receiver

Re·ceiv'er noun (Firearms) In portable breech-loading firearms, the steel frame screwed to the breech end of the barrel, which receives the bolt or block, gives means of securing for firing, facilitates loading, and holds the ejector, cut-off, etc. ...
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receiver

1. One who takes or receives in any manner. ... 2. A person appointed, ordinarily by a court, to receive, and hold in trust, money or other property which is the subject of litigation, pending the suit; a person appointed to take charge of the estate and effects of a corporation, and to do other acts necessary to winding up its affairs, in certain
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receiver

receiving system noun set that receives radio or tv signals
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receiver

pass catcher noun a football player who catches (or is supposed to catch) a forward pass
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Receiver

• (n.) In portable breech-loading firearms, the steel frame screwed to the breech end of the barrel, which receives the bolt or block, gives means of securing for firing, facilitates loading, and holds the ejector, cut-off, etc. • (n.) A vessel connected with an alembic, a retort, or the like, for receiving and condensing the product of d
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receiver

(from the article `communication`) ...the communication process extant nor is it universally accepted. As originally conceived, the model contained five elements—an information source, ... ...broadcasting stations. The circuitry, devised by Edwin H. Armstrong during World War I, combines the high-frequency current produced by the ....
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Receiver

A bankruptcy practitioner appointed by secured creditors to oversee the repayment of debts.
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