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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Band  \Band\  (b[a^]nd),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Banded};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Banding}.] 
  1.  To  bind  or  tie  with  a  band. 
 
  2.  To  mark  with  a  band. 
 
  3.  To  unite  in  a  troop,  company,  or  confederacy.  ``Banded 
  against  his  throne.''  --Milton. 
 
  {Banded  architrave},  {pier},  {shaft},  etc  (Arch.),  an 
  architrave,  pier,  etc.,  of  which  the  regular  profile  is 
  interrupted  by  blocks  or  projections  crossing  it  at  right 
  angles. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  banded 
  adj  1:  identified  with  a  band  especially  around  a  leg;  "kept  watch 
  for  the  return  of  their  banded  birds"  [ant:  {unbanded}] 
  2:  marked  with  bands  or  strips  of  contrasting  color  or  texture; 
  "a  banded  rock" 
  3:  characterized  by  a  band  of  especially  white  around  the  body; 
  "banded  cattle" 




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