superbank

noun
su·​per·​bank | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈbaŋk How to pronounce superbank (audio) \
plural superbanks

Definition of superbank

: an extremely large bank She was outspoken in her opposition to the spate of mergers and acquisitions, beginning in the early 1980s, which created the current system of "too big to fail" superbanks.— Paul Vitello

First Known Use of superbank

1914, in the meaning defined above

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“Superbank.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superbank. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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