receiver's certificate

noun

Legal Definition of receiver's certificate

: a debt instrument that is issued by the receiver of a business and that may have priority over other liens against the business

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“Receiver's certificate.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/receiver%27s%20certificate. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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