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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A central point where clearing banks exchange checks etc and settle accounts
  • n. A hub of goods traffic
  • n. A repository structure, physical or virtual, that collects, stores, and disseminates information, metadata, and data

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the establishment where the business of clearing is carried on. See above, 3.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a central collection place where banks exchange checks or drafts; participants maintain an account against which credits or debits are posted


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