English noun: depository financial institution
|1.||depository financial institution (group) a financial institution that accepts deposits and channels the money into lending activities|
|Samples||He cashed a check at the bank.|
That bank holds the mortgage on my home.
|Synonyms||bank, banking company, banking concern|
|Broader (hypernym)||financial institution, financial organisation, financial organization|
|Narrower (hyponym)||acquirer, acquirer, agent bank, agent bank, commercial bank, credit union, Federal Reserve Bank, full service bank, Home Loan Bank, lead bank, member bank, merchant bank, reserve bank, state bank, thrift institution|
|Member meronym||banking industry, banking system|