bankbook
noun Date: 1714 the depositor's book in which a bank records deposits and withdrawals — called also passbook

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bankbook — UK US (also bank book) /ˈbæŋkbʊk/ noun [C] ► PASSBOOK(Cf. ↑passbook) …   Financial and business terms

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  • bankbook — /bangk book /, n. a book held by a depositor in which a bank enters a record of deposits and withdrawals. [1705 15; BANK2 + BOOK] * * * …   Universalium

  • bankbook — noun a) passbook, chequebook Her folks, they said, our lives together b) wealth Sure was gonna be rough …   Wiktionary

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  • bankbook — bank|book [ˈbæŋkbuk] n AmE a book in which a record is kept of the money you put into and take out of your bank account = ↑passbook …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bankbook — n. record book for bank transactions …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bankbook — bank•book [[t]ˈbæŋkˌbʊk[/t]] n. bus a book held by a depositor in which a bank enters a record of deposits and withdrawals • Etymology: 1705–15 …   From formal English to slang

  • bankbook — /ˈbæŋkbʊk/ (say bangkbook) noun a book held by a depositor in which a bank enters a record of his or her account; a bank passbook or a series of bank statements …   Australian English dictionary

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