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noun reception pronunciation in American English /rɪˈsepʃən/
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pluralreceptions

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  1. 1
    [countable] a formal party to welcome someone or to celebrate something

    There will be a reception for the new president.

    a wedding reception

  2. 2
    [singular] the way in which someone or something is received or welcomed
    a mixed/warm/cool etc. reception:

    Crawford’s performance met with a mixed reception from the critics.

  3. 4
    [uncountable] the quality or strength of the picture or sound that you receive on a television, radio, or cellphone

    Cell phone users were complaining of poor reception.

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