1. a person who acquires something (usually permanently)
Derivationally related forms: ↑acquire
Hypernyms: ↑person, ↑individual, ↑someone, ↑somebody, ↑mortal, ↑soul
Hyponyms: ↑recipient, ↑receiver, ↑appropriator, ↑procurer, ↑securer
2. a corporation gaining financial control over another corporation or financial institution through a payment in cash or an exchange of stock
Derivationally related forms: ↑acquire
3. the financial institution that dispenses cash in automated teller machines and collects a fee from the bank that issued the credit card
Derivationally related forms: ↑acquire
4. a credit card processing bank; merchants receive credit for credit card receipts less a processing fee
Syn: ↑merchant bank
Derivationally related forms: ↑acquire

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