correspondent


correspondent
I adjective adapted, agreeable, agreed, akin, analogous, answerable, apposite, appropriate, belonging, coequal, coextensive, cognate, coincidental, coinciding, collateral, comfortable, comparable, commensurable, complementary, concomitant, concordant, congruous, consistent, consonant, contemporaneous, correlative, corresponsive, counterpart, counterposed, equal in effect, equal in force, equal in significance, equal in value, equivalent, fit, fitted, germane, harmonious, homologous, mutual, pendent, reciprocal, related, relative, relevant, similar, suitable, suited, synonymous, uniform II noun analogue, complement, coordinate, correlative, counterpart, duplicate, equal, equivalent, obverse, pendant, reciprocator, similitude III index agreed (harmonized), akin (germane), analogous, apposite, appropriate, coequal, coextensive, cognate, collateral (accompanying), commensurable, complement, concomitant, concordant, congruous, consistent, consonant, contemporaneous, correlate, correlative, counterpart (complement), fit, germane, harmonious, litigant, mutual (reciprocal), pendent, related, relative (comparative), relevant, similar, suitable, uniform

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correspondent
A bank, securities firm, or other financial institution that regularly renders services for another in an area or market to which the other party lacks direct access. A bank that functions as an agent for another bank and carries a deposit balance for a bank in another city.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


correspondent
A bank, securities firm, or other financial institution that regularly renders services for another in an area or market to which the other party lacks direct access. A bank that functions as an agent for another bank and carries a deposit balance for a bank in another city.

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  • Correspondent — Cor re*spond ent, n. 1. One with whom intercourse is carried on by letter. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 2. One who communicates information, etc., by letter or telegram to a newspaper or periodical. [1913 Webster] 3. (Com.) One who carries on… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Correspondent — Correspondent, 1) Jemand, der correspondirt, d.h. mit einem Andern in brieflichem Verkehre steht; 2) der Commis, welcher auf einem Comptoire die Beantwortung der eingehenden Briefe besorgt; [463] 3) (Berichterstatter), Jemand, der über Waaren u.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • correspondent — early 15c., adj., having an analogous relationship (to), a sense taken up since 19c. by CORRESPONDING (Cf. corresponding); from M.L. correspondentem, prp. of correspondere (see CORRESPOND (Cf. correspond)). Meaning one who communicates with… …   Etymology dictionary

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  • correspondent — [kôr΄əspän′dənt] adj. [ME < ML correspondens, prp. of correspondere,CORRESPOND] corresponding; agreeing; matching; analogous n. 1. a thing that corresponds; correlate 2. a) a person who exchanges letters with another b) a person who writes to… …   English World dictionary

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  • correspondent — A financial organization that performs services (acts as an intermediary) in a market for another organization that does not have access to that market. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * correspondent cor‧re‧spon‧dent [ˌkɒrˈspɒndənt ǁ… …   Financial and business terms

  • correspondent — 1 noun (C) 1 someone who is employed by a newspaper or a television station etc to report news from a particular area or on a particular subject: Our correspondent in South Africa sent this report. | the political correspondent for The Times 2… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English