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Meaning of ACQUIRER

Pronunciation:  ukw'Iurur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a credit card processing bank; merchants receive credit for credit card receipts less a processing fee
  2. [n]  the financial institution that dispenses cash in automated teller machines and collects a fee from the bank that issued the credit card
  3. [n]  a bank gaining financial control over another financial institution through a payment in cash or an exchange of stock
  4. [n]  a person who acquires something (usually permanently)

ACQUIRER is a 8 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: merchant bank
 See Also: appropriator, bank, banking company, banking concern, depository financial institution, financial institution, financial organisation, financial organization, human, individual, mortal, person, procurer, receiver, recipient, securer, somebody, someone, soul



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ac*quir"er\, n.
A person who acquires.