banking


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bank·ing

 (băng′kĭng)
n.
1. The business of a bank.
2. The occupation of a banker.

banking

(ˈbæŋkɪŋ)
n
(Banking & Finance) the business engaged in by a bank

banking

(ˈbæŋkɪŋ)
n
1. (Physical Geography) an embankment of a river
2. (Civil Engineering) another word for bank27
3. (Fishing) fishing on a sea bank, esp off the coast of Newfoundland
4. (Aeronautics) the manoeuvre causing an aircraft to bank

bank•ing

(ˈbæŋ kɪŋ)

n.
the business carried on by or with a bank.
[1725–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.banking - engaging in the business of keeping money for savings and checking accounts or for exchange or for issuing loans and credit etc.banking - engaging in the business of keeping money for savings and checking accounts or for exchange or for issuing loans and credit etc.
finance - the management of money and credit and banking and investments
right of offset - (banking) the legal right of a bank to seize deposited funds to cover a loan that is in default
2.banking - transacting business with a bankbanking - transacting business with a bank; depositing or withdrawing funds or requesting a loan etc.
finance - the commercial activity of providing funds and capital
home banking - banking in which transactions are conducted by means of electronic communication (via telephone or computer)
Translations

banking

1 [ˈbæŋkɪŋ] N [of earth] → terraplén m, rampas fpl

banking

2 [ˈbæŋkɪŋ]
A. N (Comm, Fin) → banca f
B. CPDbancario
banking account Ncuenta f bancaria
banking hours NPLhoras fpl bancarias
banking house Ncasa f de banca

banking

[ˈbæŋkɪŋ]
n
(= business) → opérations fpl bancaires
(= profession) → profession f de banquier
a career in banking → une carrière dans la banque
modif [sector, industry, business] → bancaire; [system, service] → bancaire
banking hours → heures fpl d'ouverture des banquesbank loan nprêt m bancairebank manager ndirecteur/trice m/f d'agence (bancaire)
my bank manager → mon gestionnaire de compte

banking

:
banking hours
plSchalterstunden pl
banking house
nBankhaus nt
banking operation, banking transaction
nBankgeschäft nt

banking

1
n
(on road, racetrack) → Überhöhung f
(Aviat) → Kurvenflug m

banking

2
nBankwesen nt; the world of bankingdie Bankwelt; he wants to go into bankinger will ins Bankfach or Bankgewerbe gehen attrBank-; the banking businessdas Bankgeschäft; the banking side of the businessdie Bankangelegenheiten der Firma

banking

[ˈbæŋkɪŋ] nattività bancaria
to study banking → fare studi bancari or di tecnica bancaria
References in classic literature ?
Of course she knew nothing about it, except that it was big and imposing--what possible chance has a poor foreign working girl to understand the banking business, as it is conducted in this land of frenzied finance?
"You have your banking account, and your banker," he went on.
"And how are we to get it out of this, in banking hours, without attracting any amount of attention at this end?"
The ordinary banking chambers were not even visited; entry and exit are believed to have been effected through the coal cellar, which is also situated in the basement.
It was the post of secretary of the committee of the amalgamated agency of the southern railways, and of certain banking companies.
"Oh, by the way," said Stepan Arkadyevitch, "I wanted to ask you, some time when you see Pomorsky, to drop him a hint that I should be very glad to get that new appointment of secretary of the committee of the amalgamated agency of the southern railways and banking companies." Stepan Arkadyevitch was familiar by now with the title of the post he coveted, and he brought it out rapidly without mistake.
If the salary is fixed without any regard for that law, as, for instance, when I see two engineers leaving college together, both equally well trained and efficient, and one getting forty thousand while the other is satisfied with two; or when I see lawyers and hussars, having no special qualifications, appointed directors of banking companies with immense salaries, I conclude that the salary is not fixed in accordance with the law of supply and demand, but simply through personal interest.
Baer--and by placing Gunter Pleines, a former Bundesbanker, to head the banking department, Knight helped to improve the strained relations with Germany and the Deutsche Bundesbank.
Associated and State Financial compete directly in the Milwaukee and Walworth banking markets in Wisconsin and the Chicago banking market in Illinois.
Cyril doesn't trust electronic banking with his hard-earned money and often drives to the store where he bought an item to pay the bill in person and walk out with a receipt.
Community banking has become one of this nation's strongest assets by playing to its greatest strength--the personal touch.