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- n. A pattern of band-like markings.
- n. A technique used in the study of wild birds, by attaching a small, individually numbered, metal or plastic tag to their legs or wings.
- v. Present participle of band.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A strip or stripe of a contrasting color or material.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an adornment consisting of a strip of a contrasting color or material
- n. a stripe or stripes of contrasting color
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I think the most compelling argument in favor of no age banding is the harm it might do to adult literacy and English Language learners.
Adjustable gastric banding is much more effective long-term than a very low-calorie diet for people who are about 50 pounds overweight, a study shows.
The dress is a wool/cashmere blend flannel and the green banding is Irish linen.
Liz does some deep thinking on age banding, which is quite a hot topic in my corner of the woods right now.
When Mary Louise first conceived the idea of banding her closest companions to support the government in all possible ways, she was a bit doubtful if their efforts would prove of substantial value, although she realized that all her friends were earnestly determined to
Dr Alec Clark, the president of ATL Cymru, said: As a union leader, I personally would tacitly welcome the idea of banding.
"Doctors tried several methods to treat the problem, including an endoscopic treatment called banding procedure, in which rubber bands were used to block the varices (dilated blood vessels) in my food pipe," explained Bisht.
This is known as banding and is always worse on large areas of similar tones such as sky.
Market the idea of banding together the knowledgeable worker-bees as a way to get more influence with their bosses.
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