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commercial bank

noun
1.
a bank specializing in checking accounts and short-term loans.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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  • Fannie would have to double its core capital to be considered a well cushioned commercial bank.
British Dictionary definitions for commercial bank

commercial bank

noun
1.
a bank primarily engaged in making short-term loans from funds deposited in current accounts
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