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receipt

noun
 
 
/rɪˈsiːt/
PAPER [C] A2 a piece of paper that proves that you have received goods or money: Could I have a receipt? Remember to keep receipts for any work done.AccountingBills and invoices
RECEIVING [U] formal the act of receiving something: Items must be returned within fourteen days of receipt.Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
Translations of “receipt”
in Korean 영수증…
in Arabic إيصال…
in French réception, reçu…
in Turkish fiş, makbuz, teslim alma…
in Italian ricevuta, scontrino fiscale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 收據, 發票, 收條…
in Russian квитанция, чек, получение…
in Polish paragon, pokwitowanie, odbiór…
in Spanish recibo, recepción…
in Portuguese recibo…
in German der Empfang, die Quittung…
in Catalan rebut…
in Japanese 領収書, レシート…
in Chinese (Simplified) 收据, 发票, 收条…
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