central bank

noun

Definition of central bank

  1. :  a national bank that operates to establish monetary and fiscal policy and to control the money supply and interest rate

central banker

noun

1841

First Known Use of central bank

1841


CENTRAL BANK Defined for English Language Learners

central bank

noun

Definition of central bank for English Language Learners

  • : a bank that does business with other banks and with the government and that controls a country's money supply and interest rates


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central bank

  1. see bank


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