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numbered account

noun Finance.
  1. a bank account whose owner is identified by a number for the purpose of preserving anonymity.
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Origin of numbered account

First recorded in 1960–65
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British Dictionary definitions for numbered account

numbered account

  1. banking an account identified only by a number, esp one in a Swiss bank that could contain funds illegally obtained
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