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bank

 [bank]
a stored supply of human material or tissues for future use by other individuals, such as a blood bank, bone bank, eye bank, or skin bank.

bank

(bank),
Any facility for storage of viable preserved tissue, blood, or medical supplies for future study or use.
[Fr. banque, fr. It. banca, bench, teller's counter, fr. Germanic]

bank

(bangk) a stored supply of human material or tissues for future use by other individuals, such as a blood b., bone b., eye b., human-milk b., or skin b.

bank

A central repository for something of value, for future withdrawal or retrieval.

bank

A central repository of something of value, for future withdrawal or retrieval. See Blood bank, Brain bank, National Practitioner Data Bank, Organ Bank, Sperm bank, Tissue bank.

bank

(bangk)
Any facility for storage of viable preserved tissue, blood, or medical supplies for future study or use.
[Fr. banque, fr. It. banca, bench, teller's counter, fr. Germanic]

bank

a stored supply of animal material or tissues for future use by other individuals, as blood bank, serum bank, bone bank, skin bank, eye bank, etc. See also database.
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Macquarie Bank Limited ("Bank"), Sydney, Australia, a foreign bank within the meaning of the International Banking Act ("IBA"), has applied under section 10(a) of the IBA (12 U.
The majority of the net interbank liabilities of foreign bank offices are made up of foreign bank liabilities, while domestics account only for a small portion.
In addition to MHCB, foreign banks running in the red ink included Japan-based Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC), France-based BNP Paribas (BNP), France-based Societe Generale (SG), Switzerland-based Credit Suisse (CS), America-based The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (BNY MELLON), Holland-based ING BANK N.
The market opened for foreign banks to realise opportunity in this dynamic economy, and this strategic tie up between ALDAR and BarclayCOs illustrates this demand in real estate sector.
If certificates of precious metals are transferred to a foreign bank to be held in a safe deposit box there, the box appears to be classified as a "foreign account" and requires reporting, because it is in the bank's custody, rather than the certificate owner's.
01% between two foreign banks for some 15 billion yen in unsecured yen loans to be extended on Monday, they said.
6) From January 1999, foreign bank licenses for operation and branching are granted based on the same set of criteria that are used for domestic private banks.
Banco Santander Central Hispano announced today that it has been awarded as Best Foreign Bank in Latin America by Euromoney publication, within "The 2000 Euromoney's Awards for Excellence".
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Amid expansion by local banks, the number of foreign bank and joint venture bank offices declined for reason of efficiency and as some of them moved from the country.
The proportion of the participation of the foreign bank in the capital of a local bank should not exceed 49 percent .
Bank"), Tokyo, Japan, a foreign bank within the meaning of the International Banking Act ("IBA"), has applied under section 10(a) of the IBA (12 U.

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