(redirected from checks)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.
References in classic literature ?
He read the letter, skimming it line by line, dashing through the editor's praise of his story to the meat of the letter, the statement why the check had not been sent.
And he would receive the check when the story was published.
In some cases it can be shown that widely-different checks act on the same species in different districts.
Lighten any check, mitigate the destruction ever so little, and the number of the species will almost instantaneously increase to any amount.
When a species, owing to highly favourable circumstances, increases inordinately in numbers in a small tract, epidemics--at least, this seems generally to occur with our game animals--often ensue: and here we have a limiting check independent of the struggle for life.
He brought out the check quietly but with a full consciousness that with one gesture he was shoving enough over that scratched and worn walnut counter to buy out half the bank.
He laid my check on the table with a low bow, and left me.
He still lay down, trying to sleep, though he felt there was not the smallest hope of it, and kept repeating stray words from some chain of thought, trying by this to check the rising flood of fresh images.
Why, Saxon, when I let you have grain an' hay from my carloads, don't you give me a check for it?
I'll give you a check for THAT pair, but no commission.
Within the past two years, the Board has received a dozen or so complaints about unsolicited loan checks that primarily relate to theft and fraud problems.
In the northeast, Nigerian rings have opened numerous investment accounts within various brokerage houses and deposited large sums of money using stolen and counterfeit corporate checks.
Membership in the Endpoint Exchange Network will provide these top-tier banks with the full interoperability to exchange, clear and settle check images with more than 4,000 Endpoint Exchange member institutions across the country, regardless of asset size or check imaging platform," said Jeff Vetterick, general manager, Endpoint Exchange LLC.
Louis no longer processes checks, and banks served by that office for check-processing purposes have been reassigned to the Reserve Bank's Memphis office.
Bancorp (NYSE:USB), today announced that it has enhanced its Electronic Check Service (ECS) product to meet the needs of multi-lane retailers by eliminating the investment in check imaging technology at the point of sale (POS).