Meaning of “checking account” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “checking account” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"checking account" in American English

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checking accountnoun [ C ]

/ˈtʃek·iŋ ə·kɑʊnt/

a bank account from which you can take money or make payments using a check

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"checking account" in Business English

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checking accountnoun [ C ]

uk us US

BANKING →  current account

(Definition of “checking account” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)