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A book held by a depositor in which his or her deposits and withdrawals are recorded by the bank. Also called passbook.


(Banking & Finance) a book held by depositors at certain banks, in which the bank enters a record of deposits, withdrawals, and earned interest. Also called: passbook



a book held by a depositor in which a bank enters a record of deposits and withdrawals.
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Noun1.bankbook - a record of deposits and withdrawals and interest held by depositors at certain banksbankbook - a record of deposits and withdrawals and interest held by depositors at certain banks
record - a document that can serve as legal evidence of a transaction; "they could find no record of the purchase"


[ˈbæŋkˌbʊk] nlibretto di banca, libretto di risparmio
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