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bank reservesnoun [plural]

uk   us   ECONOMICS, BANKING
an amount of money equal to a percentage of their total deposits (= money put into a bank) that banks must have available for customers to take out: US Federal Reserve officials are relying on interest paid on bank reserves to help stem inflation once the economy stabilizes.
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