Definition of BANDS

noun : BANDS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) an unofficial association of people or groups; "the smart set goes there"; "they were an angry lot" ;

  • 2. (

    ) instrumentalists not including string players ;

  • 3. (

    ) a stripe or stripes of contrasting color; "chromosomes exhibit characteristic bands"; "the black and yellow banding of bees and wasps" ;

  • 6. (

    ) a range of frequencies between two limits ;

  • 7. (

    ) a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body) ;

  • 8. (

    ) a cord-like tissue connecting two larger parts of an anatomical structure ;

  • 9. (

    ) jewelry consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger; "she had rings on every finger"; "he noted that she wore a wedding band" ;

  • 10. (

    ) a driving belt in machinery ;

  • 11. (

    ) a thin flat strip or loop of flexible material that goes around or over something else, typically to hold it together or as a decoration ;

  • 12. (

    ) a strip of material attached to the leg of a bird to identify it (as in studies of bird migration) ;

  • 13. (

    ) a restraint put around something to hold it together ;

verb : BANDS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) bind or tie together, as with a band ;

  • 2. (

    ) attach a ring to the foot of, in order to identify; "ring birds"; "band the geese to observe their migratory patterns" ;


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