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  • 1 subscription — sub·scrip·tion /səb skrip shən/ n 1: the act of signing one s name (as in attesting or witnessing a document) 2: something that is subscribed; specif: a sum subscribed or pledged a charitable subscription 3: an agreement to purchase securities… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Subscription — Sub*scrip tion, n. [L. subscriptio: cf. F. souscription.] 1. The act of subscribing. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is subscribed. Specifically: (a) A paper to which a signature is attached. (b) The signature attached to a paper. (c) Consent or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 subscription — (n.) c.1400, piece of writing at the end of a document, from M.Fr. subscription, from L. subscriptionem (nom. subscriptio) anything written underneath, a signature, noun of action from pp. stem of subscribere (see SUBSCRIBE (Cf. subscribe) for… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 Subscription — Subscription, Namensunterschrift, durch welche sich einer (der Subscribent, Subscribirende) zur Theilnahme an einem Unternehmen verpflichtet …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 5 subscription TV — ➡ subscription television * * * …

    Universalium

  • 6 subscription — ► NOUN 1) the action or fact of subscribing. 2) a payment to subscribe to something. 3) formal a signature or short piece of writing at the end of a document …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 subscription — [səb skrip′shən] n. [ME subscripcion < L subscriptio] 1. the act of subscribing 2. something subscribed; specif., a) a written signature b) a signed document, etc. c) consent or sanction, esp. in writing d) …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 subscription — Agreement to buy new issue of securities. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary Acquisition of shares or units in a fund by an investor. NYSE Euronext Glossary * * * subscription sub‧scrip‧tion [səbˈskrɪpʆn] noun 1. [countable] an amount of money you… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 9 subscription — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ annual, monthly, yearly, etc. ▪ one month, one year, etc. ▪ a one year subscription to this service …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10 subscription — n. arrangement for receiving a periodical 1) to enter a subscription to 2) to renew a subscription 3) to cancel a subscription 4) a subscription to (a subscription to a magazine) amount of money pledged 5) a public subscription * * * [səb… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 11 subscription — sub|scrip|tion [səbˈskrıpʃən] n 1.) [U and C] an amount of money you pay, usually once a year, to receive copies of a newspaper or magazine, or receive a service, or the act of paying money for this subscription to ▪ Are you interested in taking… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 subscription */ — UK [səbˈskrɪpʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms subscription : singular subscription plural subscriptions 1) [countable] an agreement to pay an amount of money so that you will receive something such as a magazine or a service. You take out a… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 subscription — /səb skrɪpʃən/ noun money paid in advance for a series of issues of a magazine, for membership of a society or for access to information on a website ● Did you remember to pay the subscription to the computer magazine? ● She forgot to renew her… …

    Marketing dictionary in english

  • 14 subscription TV — noun : pay TV that broadcasts programs directly over the air to customers provided with a special receiver called also subscription television compare pay cable herein * * * subscription television [subscription television] …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 15 subscription — /səb skrɪpʃən/ noun 1. money paid in advance for a series of issues of a magazine, for membership of a society or for access to information on a website ● Did you remember to pay the subscription to the computer magazine? ● She forgot to renew… …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 16 subscription — subscriptive /seuhb skrip tiv/, adj. subscriptively, adv. /seuhb skrip sheuhn/, n. 1. a sum of money given or pledged as a contribution, payment, investment, etc. 2. the right to receive a periodical for a sum paid, usually for an agreed number… …

    Universalium

  • 17 subscription — noun a) access to a resource for a period of time. I have a monthly subscription to The Daily Telegraph newspaper. b) the formal acceptance of something, especially when verified with a signature My library subscription is about to expire …

    Wiktionary

  • 18 subscription — sub|scrip|tion [ səb skrıpʃən ] noun * 1. ) count an agreement to pay an amount of money so that you will receive something such as a magazine or a service. You take out a subscription, usually for a year, and renew it if you want to continue the …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 subscription — [[t]səbskrɪ̱pʃ(ə)n[/t]] subscriptions N COUNT A subscription is an amount of money that you pay regularly in order to belong to an organization, to help a charity or campaign, or to receive copies of a magazine or newspaper. You can become a… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 subscription — noun Etymology: Middle English subscripcion mark at the end of a document, concluding formula, from Anglo French, from Latin subscription , subscriptio, from subscribere Date: 15th century 1. a. the act of signing one s name (as in attesting or… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary