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Related to reserve bank: Federal Reserve Bank
1. A central bank that holds the reserves of other banks.
2. One of the 12 main banks of the US Federal Reserve System.
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(Banking & Finance) one of the twelve banks forming part of the US Federal Reserve System
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1. one of the 12 principal banks of the U.S. Federal Reserve System.
2. a bank authorized by a government to hold the reserves of other banks.
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|Noun||1.||reserve bank - one of 12 regional banks that monitor and act as depositories for banks in their region|
Federal Reserve, Federal Reserve System, FRS, Fed - the central bank of the United States; incorporates 12 Federal Reserve branch banks and all national banks and state-chartered commercial banks and some trust companies; "the Fed seeks to control the United States economy by raising and lowering short-term interest rates and the money supply"
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