banded


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banded

secured with a band: He banded the newspapers for recycling.
Not to be confused with:
bandied – passed back and forth; circulated freely: News of her shocking behavior was bandied about all over the little town.

band·ed

 (băn′dĭd)
adj.
Having bands or stripes of contrasting color or texture.

band•ed

(ˈbæn dɪd)

adj.
marked with a band or bands.
[1480–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.banded - identified with a band especially around a leg; "kept watch for the return of their banded birds"
unbanded - not identified with a band; "an unbanded bird"
2.banded - marked with bands or strips of contrasting color or texturebanded - marked with bands or strips of contrasting color or texture; "a banded rock"
patterned - having patterns (especially colorful patterns)
3.banded - characterized by a band of especially white around the body; "banded cattle"
belted - having or provided with a belt; "a belted dress"
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Geological Survey, about 64 million birds representing hundreds of species have been banded in North America since 1904.
Opaque white size 00 HPMC QualiV capsules and V-caps were filled with soybean oil plus Miglyol 812 and then banded using a STI Laboratory Capsule Bander (Schaefer Technologies) with each of the following banding agent formulations: 1) 16% HPMC, 31% water /53% ethanol solution (commonly used for HPMC banding); 2) 22% gelatin water solution; 3) 22% HPMC water solution; and 4) 11% HPMC water solution with gelling agents and gelling aids; including ~1% carrageenan, locust bean gum, and potassium chloride.
Banded defects have been observed under a variety of casting conditions, alloys and metals (Fig.
Geological Survey, about 58 million birds representing hundreds of species have been banded in North America since 1904.
He surmised the bird must have been recaptured and banded a second time; but when he called in the band and subsequently received his certificate, he learned that wasn't the case at all.