Meaning of “commercial bank” in the English Dictionary

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"commercial bank" in Business English

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commercial banknoun [ C ]

uk us BANKING

a bank with branches in many different places that offers services to people and businesses, for example, keeping money in accounts and lending money:

After the crash of 1929, commercial banks were barred from doing investment-banking business.

(Definition of “commercial bank” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)