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English definition of “bank”

bank

verb [I or T] (MASS)    /bæŋk/
to collect in or form into a mass , or to make something do this: The snow had banked up in the corner of the garden . We banked up the fire (= put more coal on it) to keep it burning all night .Collecting and amassing
(Definition of bank verb (MASS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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