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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


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From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bank, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Banked(băṉkt); p. pr. & vb. n. Banking.]
 1. To raise a mound or dike about; to inclose, defend, or fortify with a bank; to embank. Banked well with earth.”
 2. To heap or pile up; as, to bank sand.
 3. To pass by the banks of. [Obs.]
 To bank a fire, To bank up a fire, to cover the coals or embers with ashes or cinders, thus keeping the fire low but alive.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bank·ing, n. The business of a bank or of a banker.
 Banking house, an establishment or office in which, or a firm by whom, banking is done.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: engaging in the business of banking; maintaining savings and
           checking accounts and issuing loans and credit etc.
      2: transacting business with a bank; depositing or withdrawing
         funds or requesting a loan etc.