- a banking association that engages in the financing of transactions in real property, especially in agricultural land.
- a parcel or parcels of land or real estate held in trust, as for future development.
Origin of land bank
First recorded in 1690–1700
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Examples from the Web for land bank
- a bank that issues banknotes on the security of property
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