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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Banks, Sir Joseph Banksnoun

    English botanist who accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage to the Pacific Ocean (1743-1820)

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  1. Banks

    Banks is a town in Pike County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 179.

Editors Contribution

  1. banksnoun

    Plural noun and verb form of the word bank.

    The national banks were regulated by the government and told to ensure they had an agreed amount of capital reserves.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 7, 2016  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'banks' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1553

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'banks' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3089

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of banks in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of banks in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of banks in a Sentence

  1. Eddy Sanchez:

    Temperatures in the pyroclastic flow can exceed 700 degrees (Celsius) and volcanic ash can rain down on a 15-km (9-mile) radius. That could cause more mud flows and nearby rivers to burst their banks.

  2. Rodrigo Catril:

    The decision by these APAC central banks to 'go hard and early' has provided further fuel to concerns of a global recession, this also means that the Fed will need to come to the rescue.

  3. Chris Backemeyer:

    Banks, because they have to be used for any sort of financial transaction, by definition have the potential to get exposed to all sorts of risks.

  4. Severin Brizay:

    The number of deals in excess of $1 billion are up; they represent about two thirds of total volumes in EMEA, or 250 transactions, almost half of these deals are cross-border transactions and they account for a large majority of fees paid to market. For banks, it is critical to advise on these deals, or they end up in a marginal position.

  5. Paul Smith:

    The Russians very much like her, and Russian banks have certainly helped her and her father before in financing their political activities, she's not the only candidate to be in favor of better relations with Russia -- (François) Fillon is, too. And she is skeptical about France's future in NATO.

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