Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A book kept by a depositor, in which an officer of a bank enters the debits and credits of the depositor's account with the bank.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The pass-book in which an officer of a bank enters the debits and credits of a customer.

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

  • n. a record of deposits and withdrawals and interest held by depositors at certain banks

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Examples

  • Picking it up, he discovered that it was a bank book on the Sixpenny Savings Bank of Albany, standing in the name of Rachel Norris, and numbered 17,310.

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  • The finding of the bank book partially consoled Carl for the loss of his pocketbook and gripsack.

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