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  • 1 Received Pronunciation — (RP), also called the Queen s (or King s) English,[1] Oxford English[2] or BBC English, is the accent of Standard English in England, with a relationship to regional accents similar to the relationship in other European languages between their… …

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  • 2 received — (adj.) mid 15c., generally accepted as true or good, pp. adjective from RECEIVE (Cf. receive) …

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  • 3 Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (United States) — In the U.S., generally accepted accounting principles, commonly abbreviated as US GAAP or simply GAAP, are accounting rules used to prepare, present, and report financial statements for a wide variety of entities, including publicly traded and… …

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  • 4 Received Channel Power Indicator — RCPI is an initialism for Received Channel Power Indicator. RCPI is an 802.11 measure of the received RF power in a selected channel over the preamble and the entire received frame.RCPI is a term exclusively associated with 802.11 and as such has …

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  • 5 Received signal code power — RSCP is an acronym used in UMTS and other CDMA cellular communications systems and stands for Received Signal Code Power .While RSCP can be defined generally for any CDMA system, it is more specifically used in UMTS. Also, while RSCP can be… …

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  • 6 Received view of theories — The received view of theories is a position in the philosophy of science that identifies a scientific theory with a set of propositions which are considered to be linguistic objects, such as axioms. Frederick Suppe describes the position of the… …

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  • 7 received — [[t]rɪsi͟ːvd[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n The received opinion about something or the received way of doing something is generally accepted by people as being correct. [FORMAL] He was among the first to question the received wisdom of the time... The… …

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  • 8 received — adjective Date: 15th century generally accepted ; common < a healthy skepticism about received explanations B. K. Lewalski > …

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  • 9 received — /ri seevd /, adj. generally or traditionally accepted; conventional; standard: a received moral idea. [1400 50; late ME; see RECEIVE, ED2] * * * …

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  • 10 received — adjective /ɹɪˈsiːvd/ a) Generally accepted as correct or true The recent revelation that East Anglia Universitys Climate Research Unit actively suppressed research findings contrary to the received wisdom of Global Warming, has severely damaged… …

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  • 11 received — re|ceived [ rı sivd ] adjective FORMAL * generally believed to be true or correct: received wisdom/opinions …

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  • 12 received */ — UK [rɪˈsiːvd] / US [rɪˈsɪvd] adjective formal generally believed to be true or correct received wisdom/opinions …

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  • 13 received — re•ceived [[t]rɪˈsivd[/t]] adj. cvb generally or traditionally accepted; conventional; standard: received ideas[/ex] • Etymology: 1400–50 …

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  • 14 received — Synonyms and related words: Christian, accepted, acclaimed, acknowledged, admired, admitted, advocated, affirmed, allowed, applauded, approved, authentic, authenticated, authoritative, avowed, backed, being done, believed, canonical, cathedral,… …

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  • 15 received — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. taken, gotten, acquired, accepted, standard, conventional, obtained, honored, brought in, signed for, admitted, collected, gathered, earned, derived; see also accepted , acknowledged . Ant. given*, disbursed, delivered …

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  • 16 Dividends received deduction — The dividends received deduction[1] (or DRD ), under U.S. federal income tax law, is a tax deduction received by a corporation on the dividends paid to it by other corporations in which it has an ownership stake. Contents 1 History 2 Impact …

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  • 17 Value received — Value Val ue, n. [OF. value, fr. valoir, p. p. valu, to be worth, fr. L. valere to be strong, to be worth. See {Valiant}.] 1. The property or aggregate properties of a thing by which it is rendered useful or desirable, or the degree of such… …

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  • 18 value received — A formalized recital of consideration without elaboration. 49 Am J1st Stat of F § 373. As the expression is used in a promissory note, it does not necessarily import a consideration in money, and a promise to pay may legally be the consideration …

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  • 19 (the) received wisdom — the conventional/received wisdom knowledge or information that people generally believe is true, although in fact it is often false. The conventional wisdom is that marriage makes a relationship more secure, but as the divorce rates show, this is …

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  • 20 Germany — /jerr meuh nee/, n. a republic in central Europe: after World War II divided into four zones, British, French, U.S., and Soviet, and in 1949 into East Germany and West Germany; East and West Germany were reunited in 1990. 84,068,216; 137,852 sq.… …

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