deposit account


deposit account
= DA
An account with a bank or building society from which money cannot be withdrawn without notice and on which interest is paid. See also savings account

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  • deposit account — USA Defined in the UCC as a demand, time, savings, passbook, or similar account maintained with a bank; the term does not include investment property or accounts evidenced by an instrument (UCC § 9 102(a)(29)). A deposit account is an asset type… …   Law dictionary

  • deposit account — deposit accounts N COUNT A deposit account is a type of bank account where the money in it earns interest. [BRIT] (in AM, use savings account) …   English dictionary

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  • deposit account — noun a savings account in which the deposit is held for a fixed term or in which withdrawals can be made only after giving notice or with loss of interest • Syn: ↑time deposit account • Hypernyms: ↑savings account * * * noun 1. Britain : a bank… …   Useful english dictionary

  • deposit account — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms deposit account : singular deposit account plural deposit accounts a savings account at a bank …   English dictionary

  • deposit account — Either of two basic bank deposit accounts. The demand deposit is payable on demand (see check). Theoretically, the time deposit is payable only after a fixed interval of time; in practice, withdrawals from most small time deposit accounts are… …   Universalium

  • deposit account — de posit ac.count n especially BrE a bank account that pays ↑interest on the money that you leave in it →↑checking account, ↑current account …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • deposit account — noun (C) especially BrE a bank account that pays interest 1 (4) on condition that you keep money there for a particular length of time compare checking account, current account …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • deposit account — DA An account with a bank or building society from which money cannot be withdrawn without notice and on which interest is paid. See also: savings account …   Accounting dictionary