call money

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noun

money lent by banks, as to brokerage firms, on which repayment may be demanded at any time.

Nearby words

  1. call it a day,
  2. call it quits,
  3. call letters,
  4. call loan,
  5. call market,
  6. call names,
  7. call number,
  8. call of duty,
  9. call of nature,
  10. call of the wild, the

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Examples from the Web for call money

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British Dictionary definitions for call money

call money

noun

money loaned by banks and recallable on demand
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