- balance standing to the credit of a depositor at a bank.
- Finance. the balance that a bank has in the clearinghouse at a given time.
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Examples from the Web for bank balance
But it is evident they intend sticking to the irrefutable logic of the bank-balance.An Ocean Tramp
A bank-balance to a Christian Scientist is no barren ideality.Little Journeys To The Homes Of Great Teachers
Men are obstinate, slow, trusting a bank-balance rather than brains; and giving way reluctantly to sharp-witted superiority.Oscar Wilde, Volume 1 (of 2)