direct debit

direct debit
direct debit noun
An arrangement by which a creditor can claim payment direct from the payer's bank account, and the payee can vary the amount paid
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noun, pl ⋯ -its [count, noncount]
chiefly Brit : a way of paying bills by allowing people or companies to take money directly from your bank account on a particular day

paying your bills by direct debit

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diˌrect ˈdebit [direct debit] noun uncountable, countable (BrE)
an instruction to your bank to allow sb else to take an amount of money from your account on a particular date, especially to pay bills

We pay all our bills

by direct debit


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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