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bankbook

[bangk-boo k] /ˈbæŋkˌbʊk/
noun
1.
a book held by a depositor in which a bank enters a record of deposits and withdrawals.
Origin
1705-1715
1705-15; bank2 + book
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Examples for bankbook
  • He would have had to be a bird of prey, a handsome hawk, to pry a bankbook from their fingers.
  • Be meticulous when balancing the bankbook but chill out when alone with your favorite companion.
  • Nevertheless, he never kept the bankbook which was crucially important and which would have been dispositive.
British Dictionary definitions for bankbook

bankbook

/ˈbæŋkˌbʊk/
noun
1.
a book held by depositors at certain banks, in which the bank enters a record of deposits, withdrawals, and earned interest Also called passbook
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