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receipt

a written acknowledgment by a receiver of money, goods, etc., that payment or delivery has been made
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& French would make no more difficulty about paying the money on my receipt than you have just done."
"Ye don't get the letter, young madam, without the receipt. It may be a' the same to you, now ye've married the other man, whether Jaffray Delamayn ance promised ye fair in the by-gone time, or no.
Nesbitt bit his lip, but he said nothing till he had the receipt and had fastened it up in his pocket.
"If that be so," said Panza, "I renounce henceforth the government of the promised island, and desire nothing more in payment of my many and faithful services than that your worship give me the receipt of this supreme liquor, for I am persuaded it will be worth more than two reals an ounce anywhere, and I want no more to pass the rest of my life in ease and honour; but it remains to be told if it costs much to make it."
For, I really had not been myself since the receipt of the letter; it had so bewildered me ensuing on the hurry of the morning.
But the best receipt (best, I say, to work, and best to take) is the admonition of a friend.
There's your receipt, Soldier; and now I'm responsible for the prisoner.
-- The box will reach you by wagon, on the day after your receipt of this letter.
The paper in question acknowledged the receipt of a valuable of great price which Mr.
"What dud he do ot Voloparaiso but land sux hundred fathom o' chain cable an' take never a receipt from the lighter-mon.
| Two Net Receipts, | Net Receipts, In black and white.
In the midst of receipts for "Rabbits, and Chickens mumbled, Pickled Samphire, Skirret Pye, Baked Tansy," and other forgotten delicacies, there were directions for the preparation of several lotions for the preservation of beauty.