bank account

noun
1.
an account with a bank.
2.
balance standing to the credit of a depositor at a bank.
Also called, British, banking account.


Origin:
1790–1800

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bank account
 
n
1.  an account created by the deposit of money at a bank by a customer
2.  the amount of moneys credited or debited to a depositor at a bank

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Example sentences
The street as a playground is a heavy contributor to the undertaker's bank
  account in more than one way.
Life itself is of little value compared with even the leanest bank account.
Measuring misery by one's bank account and tax return sometimes misses the
  point.
The music industry is no longer blessed with a multi-billion dollar bank
  account.
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