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receipt (n.)

late 14c., receit, "act of receiving;" also "statement of ingredients in a potion or medicine;" from Anglo-French or Old North French receite "receipt, recipe, prescription" (c. 1300), altered (by influence of receit "he receives," from Vulgar Latin *recipit) from Old French recete, from Latin recepta "received," fem. past participle of recipere (see receive). The classical -p- began to be restored in the English word after c. 1500, but the pronunciation did not follow. Meaning "written acknowledgment of money or goods received" is from c. 1600.

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Definitions of receipt from WordNet
1
receipt (v.)
report the receipt of;
Synonyms: acknowledge
receipt (v.)
mark or stamp as paid;
2
receipt (n.)
the act of receiving;
Synonyms: reception
receipt (n.)
an acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made;
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