bank of issue


noun

a bank, as a Federal Reserve Bank, empowered by a government to issue currency.

Nearby words

  1. bank manager,
  2. bank money,
  3. bank night,
  4. bank note,
  5. bank of england,
  6. bank on,
  7. bank paper,
  8. bank rate,
  9. bank run,
  10. bank shot

Origin of bank of issue

First recorded in 1930–35

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