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bancomania (s) (noun), bancomanias (pl)
A craze for establishing banks where money is stored for saving or commercial purposes or is supplied for loans or exchanged.

Most countries have a variety of banks for businesses and for individuals who want to have a safe place for their income; however, sometimes there are too many banks and so some of them either go out of business or are taken over by other banking institutions.

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