Recipiency
Recipience Re*cip"i*ence (r[-e]*s[i^]p"[i^]*ens), Recipiency Re*cip"i*en*cy (r[-e]*s[i^]p"[i^]*en*s[y^]), n. The quality or state of being recipient; a receiving; reception; receptiveness. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • recipiency — noun recipience …   Wiktionary

  • recipiency — re·cip·i·en·cy …   English syllables

  • recipiency — noun see recipience …   Useful english dictionary

  • Recipience — Re*cip i*ence (r[ e]*s[i^]p [i^]*ens), Recipiency Re*cip i*en*cy (r[ e]*s[i^]p [i^]*en*s[y^]), n. The quality or state of being recipient; a receiving; reception; receptiveness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • recipience — /ri sip ee euhns/, n. 1. the act of receiving; reception. 2. the state or quality of being receptive; receptiveness. Also, recipiency. [1880 85; RECIPI(ENT) + ENCE] * * * …   Universalium

  • receipt — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. recipiency, reception, receiving; recipe. See rule. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The act of receiving] Syn. receiving, acquisition, accession, acceptance, taking, arrival, recipience, getting, admitting,… …   English dictionary for students

  • receiving — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Getting by transfer Nouns 1. receiving, reception, receipt, recipiency, acquisition, acceptance, admission; absorbency, absorption. 2. (money received) receipts, share; income, revenue, intake, proceeds …   English dictionary for students

  • recipient — noun a receiver of something. Derivatives recipiency noun Origin C16: from L. recipient , recipere receive …   English new terms dictionary

  • recipience — /rəˈsɪpiəns/ (say ruh sipeeuhns) noun 1. the act of receiving; reception. 2. the state or quality of being receptive; receptiveness. Also, recipiency …   Australian English dictionary

  • recipient — [ri sip′ē ənt] n. [< L recipiens, prp. of recipere: see RECEIVE] a person or thing that receives adj. receiving, or ready or able to receive recipience n. recipiency …   English World dictionary

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