receivable

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adjective re·ceiv·able \ri-ˈsē-və-bəl\

Definition of receivable

  1. 1 :  capable of being received

  2. 2 :  subject to call for payment notes receivable

14th Century

First Known Use of receivable

14th century


RECEIVABLE Defined for English Language Learners

receivable

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adjective re·ceiv·able \ri-ˈsē-və-bəl\

Definition of receivable for English Language Learners

  • business : not yet paid


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receivable

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adjective re·ceiv·able \ri-ˈsē-və-bəl\

Legal Definition of receivable

  1. 1 :  capable of being received

  2. 2 :  subject to call for payment notes receivable — see also account receivable

receivable

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