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Accept

1. To honor. For example, a bank may accept a check by depositing it into the appropriate account.

2. To take delivery for a commodity, security, or anything else one previously bought.
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Women Now More Likely to View Having a Child Outside of Wedlock as Acceptable
Looking more closely at those countries in which the US public find it acceptable for security services to intercept communications, we can see that the above holds true.
Twenty one per cent think it is morally acceptable for a married person to view pornography online without the knowledge of the person's spouse, reports Stuff.
And it is certainly not acceptable when Southern Cross's chief executive Bill Colvin has recently trousered a personal share windfall of pounds 6.
On the practical side, an institution should operate its retirement plan according to ERISA so it can offer an acceptable retirement vehicle amidst the possible turmoil in Social Security, pensions, and so on.
Thus, valuations using an average of the high and low trading price of that day should be acceptable, as well as the closing price of the issuing corporation stock on the relevant exchange in situations of a single trade.
Brosseau provides one example of a use of force by a police officer that, while constitutionally questionable, was certainly in the "sometimes hazy border between excessive and acceptable force," and, therefore, the officer was entitled to qualified immunity.
Small MPVs ( More than half of the 13 cars tested were rated as good or acceptable, with the Ford Focus C-Max, Nissan Almera Tino, Renault Scenic and Seat Altea in the top band, while four were found to be acceptable, two marginal and three poor.
If a proposal meets--only meets--the requirements of an adequate or acceptable proposal, that particular aspect will not have any strengths, inadequacies, or deficiencies.
School climate sets the parameters of acceptable behavior among all school actors, and it assigns individual and institutional responsibility for school safety" (p.
Using these test variables, a cold mix is considered acceptable if it demonstrates less than 7 millimeter rutting in the APA.
They can develop Internet-access policies based on clear criteria for what is acceptable and unacceptable, and they can then deploy robust modern technology to effectively enforce these policies.