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  1. a person who receipts.
  2. Law. a person to whom attached property is delivered for safekeeping in return for a bond to produce it when the litigation ends.
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Origin of receiptor

An Americanism dating back to 1805–15; receipt + -or2
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Examples from the Web for receiptor

Historical Examples

  • The effect of a seal after the receiptor's name may be explained in this connection.

    Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman

    Albert Sidney Bolles

British Dictionary definitions for receiptor


  1. mainly US a person who receipts
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