1. receivership, state

usage: the state of property that is in the hands of a receiver; "the business is in receivership"

2. receivership, proceeding, legal proceeding, proceedings

usage: a court action that places property under the control of a receiver during litigation so that it can be preserved for the benefit of all

3. receivership, position, post, berth, office, spot, billet, place, situation

usage: the office of a receiver

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