Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to or consisting of a canton or cantons.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to a canton or cantons; of the nature of a canton.

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  • adjective Of, pertaining to, or divided into cantons.

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

  • adjective of or relating to a canton

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Examples

  • As part of the investigation, the latest effort to pry open the often opaque Swiss system, federal authorities are looking at Wall Street banks that provide banking services to the regional companies, known as cantonal banks, these people said.

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  • The investigation will also look at Wall Street banks that provide banking services to these regional banks, known as cantonal banks, the paper said in an article published on

    Reuters: Top News

  • As part of the investigation, the latest effort to pry open the often opaque Swiss system, federal authorities are looking at Wall Street banks that provide banking services to the regional companies, known as cantonal banks, these people said.

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  • The investigation will also look at Wall Street banks that provide banking services to these regional banks, known as cantonal banks, the paper said in an article published on

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • The book could not have come at a worse time for Sarkozy, whose ruling right-of-centre UMP party is facing an onslaught by the extreme-right Front National in cantonal elections today.

    Book on Nicolas Sarkozy reveals what he really thinks about his ministers

  • Prosecutors also are investigating several smaller cantonal banks in Switzerland, according to people familiar with the matter.

    Offshore Banks Subject of Grand Jury Probes

  • The scrutiny of the three Swiss branches of the Israeli banks is at an early stage and has not reached the level of that of Credit Suisse, which received a target letter from the Justice Department in July, or of HSBC Holdings, a major European bank, and Basler Kantonalbank, a Swiss cantonal bank, said the people briefed on the matter.

    Exclusive: U.S. tax-evasion probe turns to Israeli banks

  • "It's difficult to say what the current development could mean in the long term, but many people are overwhelmed by Zug's rapid development from a farming town into a global village," says Barbara Gysel , president of the Social Democrats in the canton and member of the cantonal parliament.

    Swiss Region's Boom Breeds Discontent

  • The scrutiny of the three Swiss branches of the Israeli banks is at an early stage and has not reached the level of that of Credit Suisse, which received a target letter from the Justice Department in July, or of HSBC Holdings, a major European bank, and Basler Kantonalbank, a Swiss cantonal bank, said the people briefed on the matter.

    Exclusive: U.S. tax-evasion probe turns to Israeli banks

  • If the proposal passes, it could start supplying new textbooks in dialects next year, says Ivo Berther, a cantonal official.

    Swiss Effort to Save a Language Opens a Rift

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