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demand note

a note payable upon presentation.
Origin of demand note
1860-65 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for demand note
  • He then showed a demand note and demanded money stating it was a robbery.
  • At the other six robberies the subject demanded money and showed a demand note, often concealed in his wallet.
  • The transactions were set up to give an appearance of a demand note.
  • The robber approached the teller, presented a demand note, and displayed a handgun.
  • The teller complied with the robber's demand note, and provided a sum of money to the robber.
  • He allegedly would enter a bank without a disguise, patiently wait in line, and then present a demand note to a bank teller.
  • The suspect entered the bank, presented a demand note, and fled.
  • In nine of the robberies, the subject presented the teller with a demand note.
  • West then presented a demand note for cash which implied that he was armed.
  • She stated in her demand note that she had a gun and threatened to use it.
British Dictionary definitions for demand note

demand note

a promissory note payable on demand
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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