Definition of Acquirer in English :

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Acquirer meaning in English

Meaning of Acquirer in English

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Acquirer pronunciation in English

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1. acquirer

a person who acquires something (usually permanently)

2. acquirer

a corporation gaining financial control over another corporation or financial institution through a payment in cash or an exchange of stock

3. acquirer

the financial institution that dispenses cash in automated teller machines and collects a fee from the bank that issued the credit card

4. acquirer, merchant bank

a credit card processing bank; merchants receive credit for credit card receipts less a processing fee

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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tr.v. ac·quired, ac·quir·ing, ac·quires
1. To gain possession of: acquire 100 shares of stock.
2. To get by one's own efforts: acquire proficiency in math.
3. To gain through experience; come by: acquired a growing dislike of television sitcoms.
4. To locate (a target) with an aiming device or a tracking system, such as radar.

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