float check

float check

A type of check valve; as water flows into a atmospheric-type vacuum breaker,
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[] Give each PFD a "float check" by submerging it a few feet beneath the surface of the water then releasing it.
(122) Shortened hold periods mean earlier funds availability for customers and less time for banks to float checks and less interest that they can collect.