banana peel


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Noun1.banana peel - the skin of a banana (especially when it is stripped off and discarded)banana peel - the skin of a banana (especially when it is stripped off and discarded); "he slipped on a banana skin and almost fell"
peel, skin - the rind of a fruit or vegetable
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Alternating her personal experiences with the tools she used to get up off the ground, Giovanni takes us on a journey through her banana peel fields that captures the reader from the first page.
I can understand her dislike because they do have a rather pervasive scent, especially when ripe in warm weather - the whiff of a discarded banana peel can easily be detected on the breeze.
Perhaps you slip on a banana peel and miss; perhaps the gun jams; perhaps you bump into the woman of your dreams and decide romance is better than murder.
Then, the solution was filtered and the solvent ethanol was removed in a rotary evaporator, yielding the ethanol extract of banana peel (EEBP).
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Turkish student Elif Bilgin was announced on Wednesday as the winner of the Voter's Choice Award for the Google Science Fair 2013 for her project to develop a bioplastic from discarded banana peel.
Banana peel contains several ingredients that increase levels of serotonin, the happy hormone.
Researchers say minced banana peel performs better than an array of other purification materials, the journal Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research reports.
Uneven paving surfaces, debris and oil on the pavement, trip hazards, potholes, parking bumpers, and the old fashion banana peel are just some of the potential obstacles awaiting clients within the first 100 feet between his or her car and the front door.
Rob Hicks, author of Old Fashioned Remedies From Arsenic To Gin, says there are several remedies that help cure common complaints, from rubbing cabbage leaves on your stomach to help relieve period pain to using banana peel to get rid of athlete's foot.
The set includes the parts to build Mario, a Wild Wing Kart with motor, a moving Thwomp obstacle, and two collectible items: a Green Turtle Shell and a Banana Peel.
One of my favourite home remedies, featured in my book Old-fashioned remedies - from Arsenic to Gin, published by remember When - makes use of banana peel.
Don't throw that banana peel in the compost just yet: It could help clean toxic stuff from river water, Brazilian researchers reported online February 16 in Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research.