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12 entries found for bank. The first 10 are listed below.
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Main Entry: 1bank
Pronunciation: primarystressbaengk
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English bank "piled up mass"; probably of Scandinavian origin
1 : a mound, pile, or ridge of earth
2 : a piled-up mass of cloud or fog
3 : a rise in the sea bottom
4 : the rising ground at the edge of a lake, river, or sea
5 : a steep slope (as of a hill)
6 : the inward tilt of a surface along a curve or of a vehicle (as an airplane) when turning

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