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banded

adjective

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having stripes
  • the red, black, and yellow banded king snake is sometimes mistaken for the venomous coral snake

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banded

verb
past tense of band

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1 to encircle or bind with or as if with a belt
  • banded the waist of the dress with a matching belt

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2 to gather into a tight mass by means of a line or cord
  • banded the newspapers together for delivery

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3 to make stripes on
  • banded the sleeves of the robe with strips of contrasting material

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The first known use of banded was in 1787

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“Banded.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/banded. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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