acceptor

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Etymology[edit]

accept +‎ -or

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Noun[edit]

acceptor (plural acceptors)

  1. One who accepts.
  2. (law, commerce) One who accepts a draft or a bill of exchange; a drawee after he has accepted.
  3. (chemistry) An atom or molecule which can accept an electron to form a chemical bond.
  4. (biochemistry) A transfer RNA molecule that can accept a specific amino acid
  5. (physics) A chemical acceptor atom forming a positive hole in a semiconductor.

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acceptor

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of acceptō