Meaning of “acceptor” in the English Dictionary

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acceptornoun [ C ]

us /ɪkˈsep·tər, æk-/

chemistry, physics an atom or molecule that receives electrons to form a chemical substance

(Definition of “acceptor” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"acceptor" in Business English

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acceptornoun [ C ]

US also accepter uk /əkˈseptər/ us

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)