Banker Bank"er (b[a^][ng]k"[~e]r), n.[See the nouns {Bank} and the verbs derived from them.] 1. One who conducts the business of banking; one who, individually, or as a member of a company, keeps an establishment for the deposit or loan of money, or for traffic in money, bills of exchange, etc. [1913 Webster]

2. A money changer. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

3. The dealer, or one who keeps the bank in a gambling house. [1913 Webster]

4. A vessel employed in the cod fishery on the banks of Newfoundland. --Crabb. --J. Q. Adams. [1913 Webster]

5. A ditcher; a drain digger. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

6. The stone bench on which masons cut or square their work. --Weale. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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