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bank draft


Simple Definition of bank draft

  • : a check from one bank to another bank for money to be paid to a particular person or organization

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bank draft

  1. :  a check from one bank to another bank for payment in the name of a particular person or organization

Word by Word Definitions

  1. : :  a mound, pile, or ridge raised above the surrounding level: as

    :  a piled-up mass of cloud or fog

    :  an undersea elevation rising especially from the continental shelf

  1. :  to raise a bank about

    :  to cover (as a fire) with fresh fuel and adjust the draft of air so as to keep in an inactive state

    :  to build (a curve) with the roadbed or track inclined laterally upward from the inside edge

  1. :  an establishment for the custody, loan, exchange, or issue of money, for the extension of credit, and for facilitating the transmission of funds

    :  the table, counter, or place of business of a money changer

    :  a person conducting a gambling house or game

  1. :  to manage a bank

    :  to deposit money or have an account in a bank

    :  to deposit or store in a bank

  1. : :  a group or series of objects arranged together in a row or a tier: as

    :  a set of elevators

    :  a row or tier of telephones

  1. :  the act of drawing a net

    :  haul

    :  the act or an instance of drinking or inhaling

  1. :  used or adapted for drawing loads

    :  being or having been on draft

  1. : :  to select for some purpose: as

    :  to conscript for military service

    :  to select (a professional athlete) by draft

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