Origin of bankbook
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At once it was clear to him that the brute was after the blue eyes of her bankbook.The Monster
"The funds are good at the moment," said the treasurer, with the bankbook in front of him.The Valley of Fear
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
I turned the bankbook over to the chemist and we waited for the report.
I walked out to the street, gaping at the entry in the bankbook he'd handed me.
The next day when she was alone she lifted the shade from the clock and opened her bankbook.L'Assommoir
- a book held by depositors at certain banks, in which the bank enters a record of deposits, withdrawals, and earned interestAlso called: passbook
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