from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A check drawn by a bank on its own funds and signed by the bank's cashier.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A check (draft) whose drawer is its drawee.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- A check drawn by a bank upon its own funds, signed by the cashier.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a check issued by the officer of a bank on the banks own account (not that of a private person)
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