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acceptornoun [C]

 us     /əkˈsep.tər/  /-tɚ/ specialized
an ​atom or molecule that ​receives electrons to ​form a ​chemicalsubstance
(Definition of acceptor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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acceptornoun [C]

 us   /ɪkˈsep·tər, æk-/
chemistry, physics an ​atom or molecule that ​receives electrons to ​form a ​chemicalsubstance
(Definition of acceptor from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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acceptornoun [C]

( US also accepter) uk   us   /əkˈseptər/
BANKING, FINANCE a ​bank or ​person that ​agrees to ​pay a draft or bill of ​exchange (= written ​orders to ​pay someone a particular ​amount of ​money): The ​party to whom the ​bill of ​exchange is ​addressed is called the acceptor.
(Definition of acceptor from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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