1. merchant bank a credit card processing bank
  2. vertical bank a bank so steep that the plane's lateral axis approaches the vertical
  3. apathy an absence of emotion or enthusiasm
  4. rabbit punch a short chopping blow to the back of the neck
  5. Right Bank the region of Paris on the north bank of the Seine
  6. four-tailed bandage a bandage consisting of a strip of cloth split in two on both ends; the central part is placed under the chin to restrict motion of the mandible and the tails are tied over the top of the head
  7. World Bank a United Nations agency created to assist developing nations by loans guaranteed by member governments
  8. state bank a bank chartered by a state rather than by the federal government
  9. ride the bench be out of the game
  10. trade balance the difference in value over a period of time of a country's imports and exports of merchandise
  11. carpet bombing an extensive and systematic bombing intended to devastate a large target
  12. interdepartmental between or among departments
  13. word-painting a graphic or vivid verbal description
  14. third baseman (baseball) the person who plays third base
  15. redoubtable inspiring fear
  16. third person pronouns referring to people besides the speaker or listener
  17. torpedo boat small high-speed warship designed for torpedo attacks in coastal waters
  18. front bench any of the front seats in the House of Commons that are reserved for ministers or former ministers
  19. central bank a government monetary authority that issues currency and regulates the supply of credit and holds the reserves of other banks and sells new issues of securities for the government
  20. carrot pudding pudding made with grated carrots