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/bəˈnanə/,
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bananas, plural;
  1. A long curved fruit that grows in clusters and has soft pulpy flesh and yellow skin when ripe

  2. The tropical and subtropical treelike plant that bears this fruit. It has very large leaves and resembles a palm, but lacks a woody trunk

  3. Insane or extremely silly
    • - he's beginning to think I'm bananas

  1. any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits
  2. elongated crescent-shaped yellow fruit with soft sweet flesh
  3. Banana is the common name for herbaceous plants of the genus Musa and for the fruit they produce. Bananas come in a variety of sizes and colors when ripe, including yellow, purple, and red. In popular culture and commerce, "banana" usually refers to soft, sweet "dessert" bananas. ...
  4. Banana (Serbian Cyrillic: Банана) were a former Yugoslav pop rock band.
  5. Banana is a video game on the Nintendo Entertainment System released only in Japan.
  6. (Bananas*) Bananas!* is a 2009 Swedish documentary directed by Fredrik Gertten about a conflict between the Dole Food Company and banana plantation workers in Nicaragua over alleged cases of sterility caused by the pesticide DBCP.
  7. (Bananas (album)) Bananas is the 17th studio album by English rock band Deep Purple, released on October 7, 2003. It includes "Contact Lost", a short, slow instrumental about the Columbia astronauts, written by guitarist Steve Morse when he heard the sad news of the crash.
  8. (Bananas (catamorphism)) In category theory, the concept of catamorphism (from Greek: = downwards or according to; = form or shape) denotes the unique homomorphism from an initial algebra into some other algebra. The concept has been applied to functional programming.
  9. Build Absolutely Nothing Anywhere Near Anyone (or) Anything. Someone who objects to the building of any structure in their neighborhood, especially in public policy debate. Used as an expression of irritation towards people who are thought of as being worse than NIMBYs
  10. An elongated curved fruit, which grows in bunches, and has a sweet creamy flesh and a smooth yellow skin; The tropical treelike plant which bears clusters of bananas. ...
  11. (bananas) crazy, mad, nuts
  12. (Bananas) crazy, often in a positive and/or amazing sense. Primarily used in New York, United States
  13. (Bananas) very young wines--tank samples, wines which have undergone a very cold fermentation or freshly bottled wines--will often smell like bananas. The component responsible for this is iso-amyl acetate, which diminishes with age. Some nouveaux Beaujolais display this in spades.
  14. (BANANAS) High in potassium, magnesium, phosphorous, vitamin B6, and vitamin C. Not the most nutritious fruit for parrots, but some of them really love a slice of banana now and then.
  15. (Bananas) (adj) Unbelievable, ridiculous, crazy.
  16. (Bananas) A marquise shaped diamond whose length to width ratio exceeds 2.25 to 1. The diamond appears to have been stretched to look like a banana.
  17. (Bananas) Banana-dreams indicate that a relationship is only based on sexual attraction. It may also be a forewarning that a relationship may not stand the test of time.
  18. (Bananas) If they take too much damage, they split into banana peels. If you step on them, you'll be stunned for a short time. Rotate the analog stick to speed up the recovery process. ...
  19. (Bananas) The checks and the yellow chips used in Baccarat. They are valued at $20.
  20. (Bananas) The pattern of scales on the feet and legs.
  21. (Bananas) They are growing in almost every tropical country, the fruit of a giant herb. Ripe Bananas are sweet tasting, highly nutritive, and easily digested. They have high sugar content and are richer in minerals than any other soft fruit except for strawberries. ...
  22. (Bananas) are a delightful sweet yellow creamy fruit that are loved by monkeys - everyone knows that. What is less known is that bananas contain tryptophan - which is a protein that converts into serotonin - the hormone that increases happiness and lightens mood. ...
  23. (Bananas) someone going crazy with anger
  24. Bananas are a source of fiber and potassium.
  25. Bananas are types of skis. These skis are used for doing tricks and they are much shorter than regulation size skis and they have no directional fin on them.