certified check

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cer·ti·fied check

A check guaranteed by a bank to be covered by sufficient funds on deposit.

cer′tified check′

a check drawn by a bank against funds made available by the depositor authorizing the check.
[1875–80, Amer.]
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Noun1.certified check - a check containing certification that the person who issued the check has sufficient funds on deposit to cover payment
bank check, check, cheque - a written order directing a bank to pay money; "he paid all his bills by check"
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That is a certified check for the amount," he said.
Holy is the wife; revered the mother; galliptious is the summer girl--but the bride is the certified check among the wedding presents that the gods send in when man is married to mortality.
But there was no getting around it -- here were the certified checks, and they were good for their face.
A bid bond, certified check, bank draft or letter of credit must accompany a bid under
In the alternative, a certified check can be issued.
While payment may be made in many forms including legal money, cashier's check, certified check, and money order, a county collector does have the right to refuse some forms of payment.
Hard copies can be purchased at HPD for a $75 non-refundable fee in the form of a certified check or money order payable to the New York City Department of Finance.
Arndt told the Patriot-News that his aunt sought to pay the $572 on time, but her check was returned with a form letter from the Dauphin County tax bureau insisting on payment by certified check or money order.
To avoid confusion, such gifts should be made while the donor is healthy and should be by certified check or other to ensure they are completed before the donor's death.
Potential buyers need to bring along a $25,000 certified check to participate in the auction.
com may pay for their purchases through a company check, money order, certified check, wire transfer or credit card.
All bids must be accompanied by a certified check, bidders bond, or cash in an amount of at least 10% of the amount bid.

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