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ban·ian

 (băn′yən)
n.
Variant of banyan.

banian

(ˈbænjən)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a variant spelling of banyan
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Noun1.banian - East Indian tree that puts out aerial shoots that grow down into the soil forming additional trunksbanian - East Indian tree that puts out aerial shoots that grow down into the soil forming additional trunks
fig tree - any moraceous tree of the tropical genus Ficus; produces a closed pear-shaped receptacle that becomes fleshy and edible when mature
2.banian - a loose fitting jacketbanian - a loose fitting jacket; originally worn in India
jacket - a short coat
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It permits or constrains the formation of new acquaintances and the reception of new influences that prove of the first importance to the next years; and the man or woman who would have remained a sunny garden-flower, with no room for its roots and too much sunshine for its head, by the falling of the walls and the neglect of the gardener is made the banian of the forest, yielding shade and fruit to wide neighborhoods of men.
On the other hand, India head coach Banian Kabir hoped to clinch the SAFF title showing their best effort by not repeating those mistakes that caused the defeat against Bangladesh I the league phase match.
For tooth disease: Take barks of both peepal and banian tree in equal quantity and mix them well and boil the mixture in hot water .
They discuss Francis Wheatley's The Irish House of Commons; Nathaniel Hone's The Spartan Boy; Thomas Hickey's John Mowbray, Calcutta Merchant, attended by a Banian and a Messenger; James Latham and Joseph Highmore; John Van Nost; the development of paintings of everyday life in Ireland; the portrait collection in the great hall of the Royal Hospital in Kilmainham, Dublin; the contribution of foreign artists to cultural life in 18th-century Dublin; and the commemoration of women in Irish funerary monuments.
Hassan H Nia, CEO, Banian FZCO said, "We are extremely pleased with the progress of the development till date.
The textile market was originally known as Souq Al Banian, which means the market for the aACAyBanian' community.
In the southern part of Benin, Bethesda Hospital and the Dodji-Bata and Golo-Djigbe health facilities were selected from a total of 12 available facilities, and in the Farannah district in Guinea, the Nalia, Tiro, and Banian health centers were also selected from 12 available facilities (Figure 1).
Banian FZCO, a real estate investment company, is an investor partner in the project comprises of three buildings at 227,000 square-foot plot that came with a hotel licence, but the developer decided not to use it.
170) of the Asian immigrant as exploitative dukawallah or philistine banian.
The following species Oxya hyla hyla (Serville, 1831), Spathosternum prasiniferum prasiniferum (Walker, 1871), Hieroglyphus nigrorepletus (Bolivar, 1912), Hieroglyphus banian (Fabricius, 1798), Trilophidia annulata (Thunberg, 1815), Aiolopus simulatrix simulatrix (Walker, 1870) and Acrida exaltata (Walker, 1859) are found in almost all habitats.
Il vento ruggiva tremendamente nella jungla, curvando con mille gemiti e mille scricchiolii i giganteschi vegetali e torcendo in mille guise i cento tronchi dei banian, i rami dei palmizi tara, dei latania, dei pipal e dei giacchieri, e fra le nubi scrosciava incessantemente la folgore che veniva giu, desenvendo abbaglianti zigzag.
Workers of Banian Refinery gathered at the company to stress full support for the presidential elections and the Army personnel's fight against militants.