express acceptance


express acceptance
An undertaking in direct and express terms to perform the terms of the contract, pay the bill, draft, etc.; an absolute acceptance.
See also acceptance

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • express acceptance — An acceptance of an offer expressed in words of acceptance, leaving nothing to inference or implication. 17 Am J2d Contr § 44. The acceptance of a dedication by formal ratification by the proper official board of the municipality or other public… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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  • acceptance — [ak sep′təns, əksep′təns] n. 1. an accepting or being accepted 2. approving reception; approval; acceptability 3. belief in; assent 4. a draft or bill of exchange that has been accepted for payment: cf. BANKER S ACCEPTANCE, TRADE ACCEPTANCE 5.… …   English World dictionary

  • express contract — see contract Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. express contract …   Law dictionary

  • acceptance — The taking and receiving of anything in good part, and as it were a tacit agreement to a preceding act, which might have been defeated or avoided if such acceptance had not been made. The act of a person to whom a thing is offered or tendered by… …   Black's law dictionary

  • acceptance — The taking and receiving of anything in good part, and as it were a tacit agreement to a preceding act, which might have been defeated or avoided if such acceptance had not been made. The act of a person to whom a thing is offered or tendered by… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Express Payment System — The Express Payment System, more commonly known as the EPS, was the EFTPOS system originally of the ATM cards of Bank of the Philippine Islands and its subsidiaries, BPI Family Savings Bank and BPI Direct Savings Bank. Today, it is the EFTPOS… …   Wikipedia

  • express terms — Within provision that qualified acceptance, in express terms, varies effect of draft, express terms means clear, unambiguous, definite, certain, and unequivocal terms …   Black's law dictionary

  • acceptance of performance — The waiver of perfect and complete performance of the terms of a contract by accepting performance different from that stipulated in the contract. Such acceptance may be express or it may be implied from conduct. 17 Am J2d Contr § 393 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • express contract —    A contract in which all the elements (e.g., offer, acceptance, consideration) are specifically stated or written out, and the terms are made clear. Compare implied contract, in which the existence of the contract is assumed by the… …   Business law dictionary


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