retail bank

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retail bank UK US noun [C]
BANKING a bank that provides services to the public and to small businesses rather than to large companies or organizations: »

French retail banks have been doing well.

Compare COMMERCIAL BANK(Cf. ↑commercial bank), INVESTMENT BANK(Cf. ↑investment bank)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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