from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A day on which banks are legally closed.
- noun Chiefly British A legal holiday when banks are ordered to remain closed.
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- noun chiefly UK In
Great Britainand some other countries, a weekday, often a Monday, on which most businesses are closed and granted to workersas a national holiday.
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- noun any of several weekdays when banks are closed; a legal holiday in Britain
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