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PRIMARY ACCOUNT NUMBER (PAN) Definition & Legal Meaning

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A 14 to 16 digit code that is imprinted on a bank card or in its magnetic strip. The PAN provides an identification of the user and his accounts. It usually involves a check digit that is used to authenticate identity or transactions.


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