institution

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act of abolishing a system or practice or institution (especially abolishing slavery) abolishment , abolition
institution for the advancement of art or science or literature academy , honorary society
person (or institution) who accepts a check or draft and becomes responsible for paying the party named in the draft when it matures acceptor
act of granting credit or recognition (especially with respect to educational institution that maintains suitable standards) accreditation
academic institution's approval accreditation
corporation gaining financial control over another corporation or financial institution through a payment in cash or an exchange of stock acquirer
financial institution that dispenses cash in automated teller machines and collects a fee from the bank that issued the credit card acquirer
person who argues to defend or justify some policy or institution apologist , justifier , vindicator
collection of records especially about an institution archives
equipment of medical institution or physician armamentarium
care institution for mentally ill asylum
feeling of affection for a person or an institution attachment , fond regard
record of the financial situation of an institution on a particular date by listing its assets and the claims against those assets balance sheet
institution dealing with money bank
do business with a financial institution bank
financial institution that accepts deposits and channels the money into lending activities bank , banking company , banking concern , depository financial institution
person who founds or establishes some institution beginner , father , founder , founding father
group of persons chosen to govern the affairs of a corporation or other large institution board of directors , directorate
governing board elected or appointed to direct the policies of an educational institution board of trustees
penal institution (especially on board a ship) brig
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