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receive

(Acquire), verb accept, accipere, assume, be given, capere, catch, collect, come by, derive, draw, earn, gain, gather, get, inherit, make, obtain, pick up, pocket, procure, realize, reap, secure, seize, take, take in, take possession, win
Associated concepts: contructively received, receive process, receive stolen property

receive

(Permit to enter), verb absorb, accept, admit, adopt, allow, allow entrance, approve, embrace, give entrance, grant asylum, include, induct, initiate, install, let in, let through, permit, shelter, show in, take in, tolerate, usher in
Associated concepts: receive into evidence, receive into the record
See also: accept, congregate, draw, embrace, endure, extract, gain, hold, inherit, instate, obtain, partake, possess, procure, realize, reap, suffer, take, tolerate

TO RECEIVE. Voluntarily to take from another what is offered.
     2. A landlord, for example, could not be said to receive the key from his tenant, when the latter left it at his house without his knowledge, unless by his acts afterwards, he should be presumed to have given his consent.

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1237 allows the client who holds land for at least 10 years to receive long-term capital gain treatment where the client only does infrastructure improvements such as roads and utilities, for that land's subdivision, but the cost of these improvements cannot be added to the land's tax basis [IRC Sec.
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Even today, especially in my own personal experience, priests routinely and actively discourage kneeling among those members of the faithful who prefer to kneel during both the consecration and the reception of Holy Communion--though all members are, as they have always been, perfectly within their ecclesiastical rights to receive while kneeling.
Do you know someone who receives Social Security benefits and is not retired?
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Most often, government worker contributions only receive attention from the media or political opponents during a race for office, Canary said.