Definition of Certified check
1. Noun. A check containing certification that the person who issued the check has sufficient funds on deposit to cover payment.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Certified Check
Literary usage of Certified check
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1916)
"The question as to the right of a drawee bank to recover money paid by it on a forged check or draft, in general and with reference to a certified check, ..."
2. Engineering and Architectural Jurisprudence: A Presentation of the Law of by John Cassan Wait (1898)
"Bond or certified check to Insure the Execution of the Contract, and Security ... I. certified check. Each bidder must submit with his proposal a certified ..."
3. A Treatise on the Law of Negotiable Instruments: Including Bills of Exchange by John Warwick Daniel (1882)
"certified check circulates as cash.—In the third place, the check when certified circulates as the representative of so much cash in bank, payable whenever ..."
4. Hand-book of the Law of Bills and Notes by Charles Phelps Norton, Francis Buchanan Tiffany (1900)
"The parties to a certified check, however, due when certified, occupy a different position. There the money is due and payable when the check is certified, ..."
5. Money and Investments; a Reference Book for the Use of Those Desiring by Montgomery Rollins (1907)
"See " certified check." Certified. Any fact which has been vouched for in writing. ... certified check. A check across which some competent bank officer has ..."