from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The business of a bank.
- n. The occupation of a banker.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The business of managing a bank
- n. The occupation of managing or working in a bank
- n. A horizontal turn.
- v. Present participle of bank.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The business of a bank or of a banker.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of raising a mound or bank, or of inclosing with a bank.
- n. The bank or mound raised; anything piled up to serve as a bank, as a raised edging of wax on a plate that is to be treated with acids for etching.
- n. A general term for fishing as practised on the banks of Newfoundland.
- n. In coal-mining, the sorting or loading of coals “at bank,” or at the mouth of the shaft.
- n. The business or employment of a banker; the business carried on by a bank.
- Pertaining to or conducted by a bank: as, banking operations.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. engaging in the business of keeping money for savings and checking accounts or for exchange or for issuing loans and credit etc.
- n. transacting business with a bank; depositing or withdrawing funds or requesting a loan etc.
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