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Definition: Acceptance

Quick Summary of Acceptance

The taking and receiving of anything in good faith with the intention of retaining it.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Acceptance. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. May 12, 2021
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Acceptance. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: May 12, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Acceptance. Retrieved May 12, 2021, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Acceptance are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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