from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A check guaranteed by a bank to be covered by sufficient funds on deposit.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a check drawn on a bank and bearing marks from that bank guaranteeing that funds have been reserved for payment.
- transitive v. A bank check, the validity of which is certified by the bank on which it is drawn.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a check containing certification that the person who issued the check has sufficient funds on deposit to cover payment
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