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nonbank

[n. non-bangk; adj. non-bangk] /n. ˈnɒnˈbæŋk; adj. ˈnɒnˌbæŋk/
noun
1.
an institution that is not a bank but engages in certain banking practices, as lending money or holding deposits.
adjective
2.
of, pertaining to, or handled by a nonbank:
nonbank loans.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; non- + bank2
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