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bankings, plural;
  1. The business conducted or services offered by a bank
    • - with this account, you are entitled to free banking
  2. The occupation of a banker
    • - to pursue a banking career

  1. engaging in the business of keeping money for savings and checking accounts or for exchange or for issuing loans and credit etc.
  2. transacting business with a bank; depositing or withdrawing funds or requesting a loan etc.
  3. (bank) sloping land (especially the slope beside a body of water); "they pulled the canoe up on the bank"; "he sat on the bank of the river and watched the currents"
  4. (bank) tip laterally; "the pilot had to bank the aircraft"
  5. (bank) enclose with a bank; "bank roads"
  6. (bank) depository financial institution: a financial institution that accepts deposits and channels the money into lending activities; "he cashed a check at the bank"; "that bank holds the mortgage on my home"
  7. A bank is a financial intermediary that accepts deposits and channels those deposits into lending activities, either directly or through capital markets. A bank connects customers with capital deficits to customers with capital surpluses.
  8. BANK was an artists’ group active in London during the 1990s. Their most significant contribution to UK contemporary art was a series of curated group shows, often with comical, and sometimes offensive, titles. ...
  9. (Bank (card game)) Bank, also known also as "Polish Bank" or "Russian Bank," is the name of a comparing card game. An ordinary Anglo-American pack is used. Five or six players is a convenient number.
  10. (Bank (film)) Bank is a upcoming Bollywood crime film directed by Arun B. Kumar, starring Jackie Shroff, Rahul Dev and Pooja Bhatt in the lead roles. The Film is set to Release in 2010 and is currently being shoot in USA along with Do Aur Do Paanch.
  11. (Bank (geography)) A geographic bank has four definitions and applications: # Limnology: The shoreline of a pond, swamp, estuary, reservoir, or lake. The grade (slope) can vary from vertical to a shallow slope. ...
  12. (Bank (obstacle)) Various obstacles are found in competitive sports involving Horse jumping. These include show jumping, hunter, and the cross-country phase of the equestrian discipline of eventing. ...
  13. The business of managing a bank; The occupation of managing or working in a bank; A horizontal turn
  14. (bank) An institution where one can place and borrow money and take care of financial affairs; A branch office of such an institution; An underwriter or controller of a card game, also banque; A safe and guaranteed place of storage for and retrieval of important items or goods; To deal with a ...
  15. (Bank) Any sloped area under 90 degrees.
  16. (Bank) To see vacant tellers, foretells business losses. Giving out gold money, denotes carelessness; receiving it, great gain and prosperity. To see silver and bank-notes accumulated, increase of honor and fortune. You will enjoy the highest respect of all classes.
  17. (Bank) a business that keeps money for customers, makes loans and provides other money-related services.
  18. (Bank) the rising ground that borders a stream, pond or other body of water
  19. Actually, "transformer bank" or "capacitor bank"; a group of transformers or capacitors connected together.
  20. (bank) Also called the house, the person responsible for distributing chips, keeping track of the buy-ins, and paying winners at the end of the game.
  21. (Bank) a business establishment in which money is kept for saving or commercial purposes or is invested, supplied for loans, or exchanged.
  22. (Bank) a row of video slot machines.
  23. (Bank) This refers to the house or the place that is in charge of running the poker game at the table. It is the house that will hand out the chips, change cash into chips and run the game in an effort to keep things fair. They also pay winners at the end of the game.
  24. (bank) usually the steep part of the river channel above the usual water level, but it can also include the same section below the water level.
  25. (Bank) a lightweight writing paper.