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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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The survey also revealed that among small retailers currently accepting digital payment methods, 56 percent of them have a contactless POS (Point of Sale) machine and 77 percent of them are inclined to invest in new payment technologies in the near future.
How do we go about accepting a difficult situation?
Accepting is viewing reality clearly, without colouring it with fake shades to beautify it.
Worldwide, adults in certain demographics are solidly more accepting of migrants than others are.
Tony Malkin; Mitchell Konsker and Alexander Chudnoff, Cushman & Wakefield, accepting the Most Innovative Deal Award.
When you're having trouble accepting or letting go of something, it is often because you're "stuck" in one way of perceiving the situation.
The airline also said that accepting UATP as a form of payment had become a priority demand from its customers.
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.
Example 2: The facts are the same as in Example 1, but instead of accepting property in year 1, X charges off the worthless portion of the note ($950,000) and claims a Sec.
In truth, however, there is no inconsistency in accepting that mistakes will occur while building a system based on assuming absolute responsibility for mistakes.
Crawford says the Steel Recycling institute will provide interested processors with a list of steel mills and foundries that are either accepting or evaluating used oil filters as feedstock.
Before accepting these offers, accountants should make sure they are ready for the time commitment and other responsibilities that come along with them.