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bank draft

a draft drawn by one bank on another.
Also called banker's bill.
Origin of bank draft
1825-35, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The 357 Captain drew out a bank-draft and handed it over to the surprised Elder.

    Captain Pott's Minister Francis L. Cooper
British Dictionary definitions for bank-draft

bank draft

a cheque drawn by a bank on itself, which is bought by a person to pay a supplier unwilling to accept a normal cheque Also called banker's cheque
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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