bank notebank note
a promissory note issued by a bank, payable on demand: it is a form of paper money
(plural bank notes)
- Alternative form of banknote.
- His father was a working man, and at fourteen the boy was apprenticed to Messrs Bradbury and Evans to learn bank-note engraving.
- For notes of hand or promissory notes see Negotiable Instru Ments and Bill Of Exchange, and for notes passing as currency see Banks And Banking, Bank-Note and Post.