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BANANA

A derogatory term; acronym for Build Absolutely Nothing Anywhere Near Anybody. Much stronger than NIMBY—Not In My Back Yard.

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Strawberry, banana, chocolate and vanilla licuados are available with prices ranging from $3 (16 ounces) to $4.
She created the basis for the project by stitching together sheets of banana skins from 20 randomly selected boxes from the Windward Islands then recorded interviews with the banana growers who she traced through the numbers on the banana crates.
Banana Republic is the latest among a number of former World Trade Center retailers (Borders, Ann Taylor Loft, Nine West) that have recently found new downtown homes.
Martinez's bananas now sell in Sainsbury's supermarkets and he is guaranteed a minimum price throughout the year.
Try combinations of peaches and apricots, peaches and blueberries, blueberries and strawberries, or blueberries and bananas.
The only thing that really sets the Banana Farm apart from other spots is the fact that it has an on site Tiki Bar.
But there is concern that transporting dry banana leaves around the country is helping to spread the deadly banana wilt.
The Philippines is the world's third largest banana producer after India and China.
But Chinese investigators found that by spraying green bananas with a chitosan aerogel, bananas can remain fresh for up to 12 days.
This year DOLE Bananas teamed up with Yonanas for a "Turn Me Into" banana sticker campaign combined with a sweepstakes and retail point of sale.
So, tonight I'll be at the Halloween party, a big banana in yellow tights.
We found that by spraying green bananas with a chitosan aerogel, we can keep bananas fresh for up to 12 days," said Li.