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band

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1 a circular strip
  • a band of cloth tied around his wrist
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2 something that physically prevents free movement
  • numerous bands of plastic held the toy securely in the box
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3 a line or long narrow section differing in color from the background
  • skunks have a band of white down their backs
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band

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1 a usually large group of musicians playing together
  • that band is looking for a new singer
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2 a group of people working together on a task
  • a band of volunteer searchers found the lost child
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3 a usually small number of persons considered as a unit
  • a band of explorers
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4 a number of things considered as a unit
  • a band of songbirds
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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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band (together)

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1 to participate or assist in a joint effort to accomplish an end
  • we're banding together to oppose the construction of one of those big-box stores in our town
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2 to form or enter into an association that furthers the interests of its members
  • small farmers banded together to oppose the interests of the agricultural giants
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