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Definition of the noun acceptation
What does acceptation mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acceptations
- acceptance as true or valid
- the accepted meaning of a word
- the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception
Alternative definition of the noun acceptation
- [obsolete] acceptance; reception; favorable reception or regard; state of being acceptable.
- The meaning in which a word or expression is understood, or generally received; as, term is to be used according to its usual acceptation.
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With an Abstract of the Proceedings of the County Agricultural Societies, to the General Assembly of Ohio ... by Ohio State Board of Agriculture
The common acceptation is that one is found about yards and stables and the other in bags. A fertilizer is anything which, if applied to the soil, makes it fertile, while a manure is something which does not fertilize the soil, but carries plant food ...
The Law Reports (1898)
House of Lords, and Judicial Committee of the Privy Council, and peerage cases
“Malice,” said that very learned judge, “in common acceptation means ill-will against a person, but in its legal sense it means a ...
by Henry Watson Fowler, Jeremy Butterfield
acceptance, acceptation. 1 The first of these, though coming later into the language, has gradually driven out most uses of the second during the last ...
by Igor Sharshakov
De: Akzept Es: Aceptación Fr: Acceptation It: Accettazione Ru: Àêöåïò. Ïðèíÿòèå Acceptance ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
The sense in which a word or expression is understood; signification; meaning; acceptation. An assertion . . . under the common acceptance of it not only false but odious.
Handbook of the Global Trade Community Includes 21 Key Appendices by Edward G. Hinkelman
English German French Spanish aboard an Bord a bord a bordo accept annehmen accepter aceptar acceptable annehmbar acceptable aceptable, admisible, de calidad suficiente acceptance Annahme, Empfang acceptation aceptacion ...
Designed to Suggest Immediately Any Desired Word Needed to Express Exactly a Given Idea; a Dictionary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms, Foreign Phrases, Pronunciations, a Copious Correlation of Words, Prepared Under the Supervision of Francis Andrew March ... and Francis Andrew March, Jr by Francis Andrew March
An acceptation plainly intended.
by Merriam-Webster, Inc
acceptance, acceptation have both at ...
Including Many of the Principal Conceptions of Ethics, Logic ... by James Mark Baldwin
Simple acceptation: the acceptation of a term to signify a nature abstracted from existence, ...
A Law Dictionary (1892)
Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America, and of the Several States of the American Union, with References to the Civil and Other Systems of Foreign Law by John Bouvier
The word evidence, in legal acceptation, ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3C3E1P3T1A1T1I1O1N1
The value of this 11-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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