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numbered account

noun, Finance.
1.
a bank account whose owner is identified by a number for the purpose of preserving anonymity.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
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Examples for numbered account
  • Under this system, illicit foreign payments appeared to be going to an account opened in a personal or numbered account.
British Dictionary definitions for numbered account

numbered account

noun
1.
(banking) an account identified only by a number, esp one in a Swiss bank that could contain funds illegally obtained
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