bank discount


Definition of bank discount

: the interest discounted in advance on a note and computed on the face value of the note

Examples of bank discount in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web From Amazon devices on the cheap, to exclusive Anker power bank discounts, and a small, but decent eBay coupon, here are the best deals of the week. Cameron Faulkner, The Verge, 25 Aug. 2018

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First Known Use of bank discount

1803, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bank discount was in 1803

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“Bank discount.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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Legal Definition of bank discount

: the interest that is discounted in advance on a note and computed on the face value of the note

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