savings bank

a bank that receives savings accounts only and pays interest to its depositors.

1810–20 Unabridged
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savings bank
1.  a bank that accepts the savings of depositors and pays interest on them
2.  a container, usually having a slot in the top, for saving coins

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He did this with public money, but also some unorthodox policies: he even tried to privatise the municipal savings bank.
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