from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A bank account in which checks may be written against amounts on deposit.
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- noun A
current account; a bank accountfrom which money can easily be transferred, by check(US)/ cheque(UK) or other means.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a bank account against which the depositor can draw checks that are payable on demand
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