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English definition of “SWIFT™ code”

SWIFT™ code

noun     BANKING
the number used by a particular financial organization for sending and receiving payments on the SWIFT system : SWIFT codes allow electronic money transfers to be made quickly and securely . → Compare BIC, IBAN
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