Bank

A bank is a financial intermediary that accepts deposits and channels those deposits into lending activities, either directly by loaning or indirectly through capital markets. A bank links together customers that have capital deficits and customers with capital surpluses. Due to their importance in the financial system and influence on national ec...
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Bank

A large area of elevated sea floor.
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bank

(1) A set of patches. (2) Any related set of items, e.g., a filter bank (a set of filters that work together to process a single signal).
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(bangk) a stored supply of human material or tissues for future use by other individuals, or an agency where such material is stored, such as a blood bank, bone bank, eye bank, human-milk bank, skin bank, or sperm bank. blood bank a place of storage for blood. an or...
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(from the article `canals and inland waterways`) On natural or canalized rivers of relatively large cross section, bank erosion can be checked by rubble roughly tipped or by natural growth such as ...
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(from the article `gambling`) ...odds—the casino returns to winners from 35 of 1 percent to 27 percent less than the fair odds, depending on the type of bet made. Depending on the ...
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Bank

(n) Banks are the institutions constituted as per the law of land, engaged in services related to financial transactions including accepting of money from the public, dealing with money owned by others, lend money to the public for a charge etc.
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[n] - a supply or stock held in reserve for future use (especially in emergencies) 2. [n] - the funds held by a gambling house or the dealer in some gambling games 3. [n] - a slope in the turn of a road or track 4. [n] - sloping land (especially the slope beside a body of water) 5. [n] - a long ridge or pile 6. [n] - an a...
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Bank

• (n.) The regular term of a court of law, or the full court sitting to hear arguments upon questions of law, as distinguished from a sitting at Nisi Prius, or a court held for jury trials. See Banc. • (v. t.) To raise a mound or dike about; to inclose, defend, or fortify with a bank; to embank. • (n.) In certain games, as dominos, a...
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camber noun a slope in the turn of a road or track; the outside is higher than the inside in order to reduce the effects of centrifugal force
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noun a flight maneuver; aircraft tips laterally about its longitudinal axis (especially in turning); `the plane went into a steep bank`
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Bank

(sea floor) A large area of elevated sea floor
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BANK

[art collective] BANK was an artists` group active in London during the 1990s. ==History and project== Simon Bedwell and John Russell spent a few years on sporadic art events and fake mailout-only `shows` in the years after leaving St Martins artschool, then in 1991 organised their first proper show, with fellow ex-St Martins friend Dino De...
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Bank

[card game] Bank, also known also as `Polish Bank` or `Russian Bank,` is the name of a comparing card game. The game requires an ordinary Anglo-American card pack and five or six players.{sfn|Chisholm|1911} ==Rules== At the start of the game, each player contributes an arranged stake to the pool. The dealer gives three cards to each player ...
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Bank

[geography] In geography a bank generally refers to the land alongside a body of water. Various structures are referred to as banks in different fields of geography. In limnology, the study of inland waters, a stream bank or river bank is the terrain alongside the bed of a river, creek, or stream. Stream banks are of particular interest in ...
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Bank

Bank (bănk) noun [ Middle English banke ; akin to English bench , and probably of Scand. origin; confer Icelandic bakki . See Bench .] 1. A mound, pile, or ridge of earth, raised above the surrounding level; hence, anything shaped like a mound or ridge of earth;...
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Bank

Bank intransitive verb 1. To keep a bank; to carry on the business of a banker. 2. To deposit money in a bank; to have an account with a banker.
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Bank

Bank noun [ Prob. from French banc . Of German origin, and akin to English bench . See Bench .] 1. A bench, as for rowers in a galley; also, a tier of oars. « Placed on their banks , the lusty Trojan sweep Neptune's smooth face, and cleave the yielding deep.
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Bank

Bank transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Banked (bănkt); present participle & verbal noun Banking .] 1. To raise a mound or dike about; to inclose, defend, or fortify with a bank; to embank. ' Banked well with...
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bank

1. A mound, pile, or ridge of earth, raised above the surrounding level; hence, anything shaped like a mound or ridge of earth; as, a bank of clouds; a bank of snow. 'They cast up a bank against the city.' (2 Sam. Xx. 15) ... 2. A steep acclivity, as the slope of a hill, or the side of a ravine. ... 3. The margin of a watercourse; the rising ground...
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Bank

1) A collection of sound patches (data as to the sequence and operating parameters of the synthesizer generators and modifiers) in memory.
2) A group of sound modules as a unit.
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A bank is defined in s840A Taxes Act 1988 as
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Bank

A bank is the place of business of a money-dealer. The name originates from Italy where money-lenders operated from a bench known as a banco, or in English a bank.
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Bank

A flat area outside the level entrance.
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Bank

A group of electrical devices, usually transformers or capacitors, connected in a way to increase capacity.
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