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accept

[ak′sept]
(computer science)
A data transmission statement which is used in FORTRAN when the computer is in conversational mode, and which enables the programmer to input, through the teletypewriter, data the programmer wishes stored in memory.

accept

(library, networking)
Berkeley Unix networking socket library routine to satisfy a connection request from a remote host. A specified socket on the local host (which must be capable of accepting the connection) is connected to the requesting socket on the remote host. The remote socket's socket address is returned.

Unix manual pages: accept(2), connect(2).
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Over the past two and a half years, two-thirds of our Accept 360 customers have experienced the benefits of a truly hosted, easy-to-deploy, on-demand offering," said James Davies, CEO, Accept Software.
The white tester was told that the store did not normally accept out-of-state checks.
Accept will use the funding to enhance its product footprint in new market segments, build out its sales and marketing organization, and expand internationally.
Normally, the IRS does not accept less than the tax due, unless the taxpayer can convince the Service that the offer is in the government's best interest.
When someone accepts an offer and gives notice, the boss may decide during the notice period that the employee should be given a counteroffer.
An increasing number of global and emerging technology product leaders are relying on Accept 360[TM] solutions to increase the profitability and success of their product innovation efforts," said Bryan Plug, president and CEO, Accept Software.
Failing to accept the role as a mediator or finding the appropriate individual to act is no better than not intervening in the first place.
Rechargeable batteries: RadioShack and Office Depot accept batteries from wireless phones, laptop computers, camcorders, cordless power tools, digital cameras and radio-controlled toys at no charge.
Jackson, who estimates that the government alone spends $20 billion annually using purchasing cards, says federal agencies not only seek out firms that accept them, but also pay those companies much faster than it would through other means.
The court has asked the parties to submit briefs addressing whether the court has the authority to enjoin or prevent SPSA from accepting construction and demolition debris should the court conclude that SPSA is not allowed to accept such debris either from Bay Disposal or under the circumstances of this case.
No one is obligated to accept that legislation; in fact, everyone is obligated to refuse to accept it.
On the seventh question: Abu Rayhan said: If you accept this as a given that the east of the heaven is the right, then the heaven ought to be all right and all left at the same time, because the east of each position is simultaneously the west of another; and it is inappropriate for one thing in one condition to be called by two names of opposite meaning.