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Another word for reception

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Noun
  1. The act of receiving

    See also:

    receipt

  2. The manner of receiving

      1. The act, manner, or method of handling or dealing with someone or something:
      2. The usual methods of dealing with a given situation:
      3. The use of an agent, procedure, or regimen, such as a drug, surgery, or exercise, in an attempt to cure or mitigate a disease, condition, or injury.
      1. One's usual mood; temperament:
      2. A habitual inclination; a tendency:
      3. A physical property or tendency:
      1. The act of admitting or allowing to enter:
      2. The right to enter or be accepted:
      3. The price required or paid for entering; an entrance fee.
      1. The act or an instance of inducting.
      2. A ceremony or formal act by which a person is inducted, as into office or military service.
      3. The generation of electromotive force in a closed circuit by a varying magnetic flux through the circuit.
      1. A polite expression of greeting or goodwill.
      2. Greetings indicating respect and affection; regards.
      3. A gesture of greeting, such as a bow or kiss.
      1. Received with pleasure and hospitality into one's company or home:
      2. Giving pleasure or satisfaction; agreeable or gratifying:
      3. Cordially or willingly permitted or invited:
      1. The act or process of introducing or the state of being introduced.
      2. A means, such as a personal letter, of presenting one person to another.
      3. Something recently introduced; an innovation:
      1. A meeting, especially one that is unplanned, unexpected, or brief:
      2. A hostile or adversarial confrontation:
      3. To meet, especially unexpectedly; come upon:
      1. The act or process or an instance of coming together; an encounter.
      2. An assembly or gathering of people, as for a business, social, or religious purpose.
      1. The act of responding.
      2. A reply or an answer.
      3. A reaction, as that of an organism or a mechanism, to a specific stimulus.
      1. A response to a stimulus.
      2. The state resulting from such a response.
      3. A reverse or opposing action.
      1. A word or gesture of welcome or salutation.
  3. A social function

    See also:

    party