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refuse

(re′ūs″) [Fr. refus, denial, rejection]
Anything discarded; garbage, trash, waste.
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Implementing an acceptance requirement in the law of givings leads us to the following rule: If a giving is refusable and the beneficiary accepts it, she should pay the charge upon receipt.
If the giving is refusable, the charge should be paid within a reasonable time (perhaps a year) of receipt of the benefit.
Under our scheme, recipients can reject refusable givings.