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  • 1 Receive — Re*ceive (r[ e]*s[=e]v ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Received} (r[ e]*s[=e]vd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Receiving}.] [OF. receveir, recevoir, F. recevoir, fr. L. recipere; pref. re re + capere to take, seize. See {Capable}, {Heave}, and cf. {Receipt},… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Receive — Re*ceive (r[ e]*s[=e]v ), v. i. 1. To receive visitors; to be at home to receive calls; as, she receives on Tuesdays. [1913 Webster] 2. (Lawn Tennis) To return, or bat back, the ball when served; as, it is your turn to receive. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 receive — /ri seev /, v., received, receiving. v.t. 1. to take into one s possession (something offered or delivered): to receive many gifts. 2. to have (something) bestowed, conferred, etc.: to receive an honorary degree. 3. to have delivered or brought… …

    Universalium

  • 4 RECEIVE E.P. — Infobox Album Name = RECEIVE E.P. Type = EP Artist = Coaltar of the Deepers Released = March 25, 1998 (JP) Recorded = Genre = Alternative Length = 21:09 Language = Japanese, English Label = musicmine (JP) Producer = Reviews = Last album = CAT EP… …

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  • 5 receive — verb (received; receiving) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French receivre, from Latin recipere, from re + capere to take more at heave Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to come into possession of ; acquire < receive a gift > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 6 Receive-after-transmit time delay — In telecommunication, receive after transmit time delay is the time interval between (a) the instant of keying off the local transmitter to stop transmitting and (b) the instant the local receiver output has increased to 90% of its steady state… …

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  • 7 receive with open arms — See: WITH OPEN ARMS …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 8 receive with open arms — See: WITH OPEN ARMS …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 9 Large receive offload — In computer networking, large receive offload is a technique for increasing inbound throughput of high bandwidth network connections by reducing CPU overhead. It works by aggregating multiple incoming packets from a single stream into a larger… …

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  • 10 Television receive-only — Television receive only, or TVRO is a term used in North America to refer to the reception of satellite television from FSS type satellites, generally on C band analog; free to air and unconnected to a commercial DBS provider. TVRO systems rely… …

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  • 11 Maximum Receive Unit — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar …

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  • 12 The Mysticete or whalebone whales having no true teeth after birth but with a series of plates of whalebone see Baleen hanging down from the upper jaw on each side thus making a strainer through which they receive the small animals upon which they feed — Cetacea Ce*ta ce*a, n. pl. [NL., from L. cetus whale, Gr. ?.] (Zo[ o]l.) An order of marine mammals, including the whales. Like ordinary mammals they breathe by means of lungs, and bring forth living young which they suckle for some time. The… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 person eligible to receive effects — The person authorized by law to receive the personal effects of a deceased military member. Receipt of personal effects does not constitute ownership. Also called PERE. See also mortuary affairs; personal effects …

    Military dictionary

  • 14 Keyboard send receive — (KSR) is part of a designation for a hard copy computer terminal, manufactured by Teletype Corporation. The KSR range were lower cost versions of the ASR models. References …

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  • 15 Transmit-after-receive time delay — In telecommunication, transmit after receive time delay is the time interval from removal of rf energy at the local receiver input until the local transmitter is automatically keyed on and the transmitted rf signal amplitude has increased to 90%… …

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  • 16 SCSI Receive Diagnostic Results Command — The SCSI Receive Diagnostic Results command is used to interrogate the results of a self test. The self test must have been triggered by a previous Send Diagnostic command which would have defined the self test required. This is usually… …

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  • 17 Received — Receive Re*ceive (r[ e]*s[=e]v ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Received} (r[ e]*s[=e]vd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Receiving}.] [OF. receveir, recevoir, F. recevoir, fr. L. recipere; pref. re re + capere to take, seize. See {Capable}, {Heave}, and cf. {Receipt} …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Receiving — Receive Re*ceive (r[ e]*s[=e]v ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Received} (r[ e]*s[=e]vd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Receiving}.] [OF. receveir, recevoir, F. recevoir, fr. L. recipere; pref. re re + capere to take, seize. See {Capable}, {Heave}, and cf. {Receipt} …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 Receiving ship — Receive Re*ceive (r[ e]*s[=e]v ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Received} (r[ e]*s[=e]vd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Receiving}.] [OF. receveir, recevoir, F. recevoir, fr. L. recipere; pref. re re + capere to take, seize. See {Capable}, {Heave}, and cf. {Receipt} …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 RC — receive clock; regional coordinator; Reserve Component; river current …

    Military dictionary