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Overview of noun receiver

The noun receiver has 6 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (4) receiver, receiving system

(set that receives radio or tv signals)

2. (3) liquidator, receiver

((law) a person (usually appointed by a court of law) who liquidates assets or preserves them for the benefit of affected parties)

3. (3) telephone receiver, receiver

(earphone that converts electrical signals into sounds)

4. (1) recipient, receiver

(a person who receives something)

5. receiver

(the tennis player who receives the serve)

6. receiver, pass receiver, pass catcher

(a football player who catches (or is supposed to catch) a forward pass)

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