/ (bæks) /
n acronym for
Bankers' Automated Clearing System; a method of making payments direct to a creditor's bank without using a cheque
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Words nearby BACS
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Example sentences from the Web for BACS
Nearly one-fourth had BACs of at least .08 g/dL, the national legal limit.