a technique of advertising in which two or more competing products are compared in such a manner that certain good qualities are conceded but one product is made to appear clearly more beneficial or desirable than its competitors.
a person who is , as for military service.
a person or thing that . Historical Examples Il peut, conformment ce qui est rgl par l’article 44, accepter la remise de la contrebande qui lui est offerte par le navire arrt. International Law. A Treatise. Volume II (of 2) Lassa Francis Oppenheim The giver and the accepter are principally answerable in an unjust donation. […]
amenable; open: She was always more accepting of coaching suggestions than her teammates. to take or receive (something offered); receive with approval or favor: to accept a present; to accept a proposal. to agree or consent to; accede to: to accept a treaty; to accept an apology. to respond or answer affirmatively to: to accept […]
- Accepting house
noun a financial institution that guarantees a bill of exchange, as a result of which it can be discounted on more favourable terms Historical Examples The bill will be drawn on a London accepting house, to whom the English merchant is liable for its due payment. International Finance Hartley Withers