Meaning of “receiving order” in the English Dictionary

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"receiving order" in Business English

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receiving ordernoun [ C ]

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LAW an order made by a court of law in the UK that puts a receiver (= someone asked by a court of law to officially close a bankrupt company) in charge of a bankrupt company:

A receiving order has been made against the firm.
an interim receiving order

(Definition of “receiving order” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)