American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2

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Author: Noah Webster

Receiver

RECE’IVER, n.

1. One who takes or receives in any manner.

2. An officer appointed to receive public money; a treasurer.

3. One who takes stolen goods from a thief, knowing them to be stolen, and incurs the guilt of partaking in the crime.

4. A vessel for receiving and containing the product of distillation.

5. The vessel of an air pump, for containing the thing on which an experiment is to be made.

6. One who partakes of the sacrament.

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Chicago: Noah Webster Jr., "Receiver," American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2 in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2 (New York: S. Converse, 1828), Original Sources, accessed September 24, 2018, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=D36C2UA8U5DJFIF.

MLA: Webster, Noah, Jr. "Receiver." American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2, in An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2, New York, S. Converse, 1828, Original Sources. 24 Sep. 2018. www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=D36C2UA8U5DJFIF.

Harvard: Webster, N, 'Receiver' in American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2. cited in 1828, An American Dictionary of the English Language, Vol. 2, S. Converse, New York. Original Sources, retrieved 24 September 2018, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=D36C2UA8U5DJFIF.