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acceptor

noun ac·cep·tor \ik-ˈsep-tər, ak-\

Definition of ACCEPTOR

1
:  accepter 1
2
:  one that accepts an order or a bill of exchange
3
:  an atom, molecule, or subatomic particle capable of receiving another entity (as an electron) especially to form a compound — compare donor 3a

First Known Use of ACCEPTOR

14th century
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acceptor

noun ac·cep·tor \ik-ˈsep-tər, ak-\

Medical Definition of ACCEPTOR

:  an atom, molecule, or subatomic particle capable of receiving another entity (as an electron) especially to form a compound—compare donor 2

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