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commercial bank

noun

Definition of commercial bank

  1. :  a bank organized chiefly to handle the everyday financial transactions of businesses (as through demand deposit accounts and short-term commercial loans)



1910

First Known Use of commercial bank

1910


Law Dictionary

commercial bank

  1. see bank




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