Band

  • 1 Band — may refer to a specific group: * Band (music), a company of musicians * School band, a group of student musicians who rehearse and perform instrumental music together * Band (radio), a range of frequencies or wavelengths used in radio… …

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  • 2 Band — (b[a^]nd), n. [OE. band, bond, Icel. band; akin to G., Sw., & D. band, OHG. bant, Goth. bandi, Skr. bandha a binding, bandh to bind, for bhanda, bhandh, also to E. bend, bind. In sense 7, at least, it is fr. F. bande, from OHG. bant. [root]90.… …

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  • 3 Band — (b[a^]nd), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Banded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Banding}.] 1. To bind or tie with a band. [1913 Webster] 2. To mark with a band. [1913 Webster] 3. To unite in a troop, company, or confederacy. Banded against his throne. Milton. [1913… …

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  • 4 Band — Band, v. i. To confederate for some common purpose; to unite; to conspire together. [1913 Webster] Certain of the Jews banded together. Acts xxiii. 12. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 5 Band — Band, v. t. To bandy; to drive away. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 6 Band — Band, imp. of {Bind}. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 7 Band 3 — Solute carrier family 4, anion exchanger, member 1 (erythrocyte membrane protein band 3, Diego blood group) Atomic microscope image of Band 3 …

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  • 8 band — I. noun Etymology: in senses 1 & 2, from Middle English band, bond something that constricts, from Old Norse band; akin to Old English bindan to bind; in other senses, from Middle English bande strip, from Middle French, from Vulgar Latin *binda …

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  • 9 band — See: BEAT THE BAND …

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  • 10 Band Aid (band) — Band Aid was a British and Irish charity supergroup, founded in 1984 by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure in order to raise money for famine relief in Ethiopia by releasing the record Do They Know It s Christmas? for the Christmas market. The single… …

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  • 11 Band-Aid — is the brand name for Johnson Johnson s line of adhesive bandages and related products. However, much of the consuming public in the United States, India, Canada, Brazil and Australia uses the term band aid generically, to refer to any such… …

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  • 12 Band-e Amir — (Persian: بند امیر, meaning Dam of the Amir ) refers to five lakes high in the Hindu Kush Mountains of Central Afghanistan near the famous Buddhas of Bamyan. They were created by the carbon dioxide rich water oozing out of the faults and… …

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  • 13 Band camp — refers to any number of summer music camps where students can go to hone their musical skills. Most often, band camp refers to a marching band camp, either with a particular marching band or as an individual traveling to a camp to hone his or her …

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  • 14 Band saw — Band Band (b[a^]nd), n. [OE. band, bond, Icel. band; akin to G., Sw., & D. band, OHG. bant, Goth. bandi, Skr. bandha a binding, bandh to bind, for bhanda, bhandh, also to E. bend, bind. In sense 7, at least, it is fr. F. bande, from OHG. bant.… …

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  • 15 Band Aid 20 (band) — Band Aid 20 was the 2004 incarnation of the charity group Band Aid. The group, consisting of such luminaries as Chris Martin of Coldplay and Bono of U2, re recorded the 1984 song Do They Know It s Christmas? , written by Band Aid organizers Bob… …

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  • 16 Band on the Wall — is a live music venue on 25 Swan Street in the Northern Quarter area of Manchester City Centre. The Building dates back to around 1862 when a local brewery, the McKenna Brothers, built it as the flagship pub of their operation. It was called The… …

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  • 17 Band Sergeant Major — (BSM) is the appointment held by the senior playing musician in a British Army band, who holds the rank of Warrant Officer Class 2. The BSM also functions as the band s senior non commissioned officer, has various administrative duties, and is… …

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  • 18 Band-in-a-Box — is a MIDI music arranger software package for Windows and Mac OS produced by PG Music Incorporated. It was first introduced in 1990 for the Atari ST. Since then PG MUSIC has been a recipient of numerous awards. Band in a Box can create a… …

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  • 19 Band-rumped Swift — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves …

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  • 20 Band-tailed Pigeon — Conservation status Least Concern (I …

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