emergency receiver

emergency receiver

[ə′mər·jən·sē ri′sē·vər]
(communications)
Receiver immediately available in a station for emergency communications and capable of being energized by self-contained or emergency power supply.
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If Guyness is unable to play Saturday, quarterback Quincy Woods might be pressed into emergency receiver duty.
The title to the collateral is currently held by the preferred equity holder and an emergency receiver was appointed in December 2008.
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