cancelled check

Definition

A check cleared by a financial institution. A cancelled check may serve as proof of payment.

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I won the lawsuit because the memo on the cancelled check proved that it had been a loan rather than a gift.

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You should make sure that you never write a cancelled check that will end up costing you more money in the long run.

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The cancelled check was shredded after it had the words void written all over it, we were concerned with security at our company.

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