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current account

noun [C] uk   UK ( US checking account) us  
a bank account that you can take money from at any time and that usually earns little or no interest
Translations of “current account”
in Chinese (Traditional) 活期存款帳戶, 往來帳戶…
in Russian текущий счет…
in Turkish vadesiz hesap, çek hesabı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 活期存款账户, 往来账户…
in Polish rachunek bieżący…
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