General Acceptance

General Acceptance

The agreement by a bank to pay a bill of exchange in full. This differs from a qualified acceptance, in which the bank honors only a portion of the bill or changes the terms under which payment is made.
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He possessed no power of thought no depth of feeling, no troublesome sensibilities: nothing, in short, but a few commonplace instincts, which, aided by the cheerful temper which grew inevitably out of his physical well-being, did duty very respectably, and to general acceptance, in lieu of a heart.
"There is a general acceptance of the serious issues the protesters are highlighting, and the need to reduce carbon footprint and improve perception relative to other power sources - but careful and considered action is required to create sustainable change.
He said if they had engaged more with people the current situation and general acceptance of the statute would surely differ.
Joining a company also carries additional stressors: When you're new, you have to prove that you're a reliable performer and may worry about gaining general acceptance within the group.
Today's sentence of life in prison for war criminal Radovan KaradA3/4ic, the former president of Republika Srpska and the supreme commander of the Republika Srpska Army, for the crime of genocide and a series of joint criminal enterprises, is of great importance for understanding the past, for unconditionally accepting the truth and justice , for the partial satisfaction for the families of innocent victims, but also for the process of coexistence and for future generations in BiH, and finally for the general acceptance of the verdict and the renunciation of the genocidal and criminal legacy that KaradA3/4ic has left behind, said in a statement to FENA the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of BiH Denis Zvizdic.
There is general acceptance that risk-inclusive reference rates should be used for the pricing of unsecured on-balance sheet (Jibar-linked) items and that risk-free reference rates should be used for derivative contracts.
'The Buhari Presidency is intimidated by Peter Obi's resume, particularly, his general acceptance as an epitome of fiscal responsibility, frugality and transparency in governance.
General acceptance of objects by the organizing committee of the games will take place on September 1.
While there is general acceptance of the proposal, he said there is still a need to work on the details on how to move forward.
Though it does not overshadow the general acceptance that the kit has hit the right notes, a minor tweak makes them suddenly look that little bit better.
Mr Bonthrone operated the tractor himself and showed great resource and skill in the ease with which he steered the machine into and out of the furrows, said the correspondent, adding:"Things which are new have always a certain amount of prejudice and even stupidity to overcome before they find general acceptance but judging by the results obtained at Craighead Farm and elsewhere, the tractor plough has come to stay."
But Mr Davies argues that years of austerity have created a situation where "services are wearing down to the point of collapse" and he claims there is a "general acceptance that things cannot carry on as they are".