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order of payment

Definitions of order of payment
  1. noun
    a document ordering the payment of money; drawn by one person or bank on another
    synonyms: bill of exchange, draft
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    overdraft
    a draft in excess of the credit balance
    foreign bill, foreign draft
    a bill of exchange that is drawn in one country and made payable in another
    inland bill
    a bill of exchange that is both drawn and made payable in the same country
    redraft
    a draft for the amount of a dishonored draft plus the costs and charges of drafting again
    trade acceptance
    a bill of exchange for a specific purchase; drawn on the buyer by the seller and bearing the buyer's acceptance
    bank draft, banker's draft
    a draft drawn by a bank against funds deposited in another bank
    dividend warrant
    an order of payment (such as a check payable to a shareholder) in which a dividend is paid
    money order, postal order
    a written order for the payment of a sum to a named individual; obtainable and payable at a post office
    acceptance, banker's acceptance
    banking: a time draft drawn on and accepted by a bank
    bank check, check, cheque
    a written order directing a bank to pay money
    sight bill, sight draft
    a draft payable on presentation
    time bill, time draft
    a draft payable at a specified future date
    bad check, bad cheque
    a check that is dishonored on presentation because of insufficient funds
    kite
    a bank check drawn on insufficient funds at another bank in order to take advantage of the float
    kite
    a bank check that has been fraudulently altered to increase its face value
    counter check
    a blank check provided by a bank for the convenience of customers who are making withdrawals
    giro, giro cheque
    a check given by the British government to someone who is unemployed; it can be cashed either at a bank or at the post office
    paycheck, payroll check
    a check issued in payment of wages or salary
    certified check, certified cheque
    a check containing certification that the person who issued the check has sufficient funds on deposit to cover payment
    personal check, personal cheque
    a check drawn against funds deposited in your personal checking account
    cashier's check, cashier's cheque, treasurer's check, treasurer's cheque
    a check issued by the officer of a bank on the banks own account (not that of a private person)
    blank check, blank cheque
    a check that has been signed but with the amount payable left blank
    medicare check, medicare payment
    a check reimbursing an aged person for the expenses of health care
    type of:
    negotiable instrument
    an unconditional order or promise to pay an amount of money
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