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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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Some of us find ourselves in a field of the banana peels.
75 Hz) corresponds to a cyclopropene ring present in cycloartane-type triterpenes, common compounds isolated from banana peel.
Banana peels are very attractive water purifiers because of their low cost and as they don't have to be chemically modified to work, the researchers said.
In this report, the researchers wanted to find out whether minced banana peels could also act as water purifiers.
Colour of banana peel was ascertained by Minotla Chroma Meter II: Reflectance (Minotle UK Ltd.
In one of the cases, a store customer slips on an old banana peel and the owner of the store is held liable for the customer's injuries.
E-mail is rapidly becoming an electronic banana peel in terms of risk for U.
In the plot - and it's so thin Posh Spice would be jealous - the fat one steals Austin's "mojo" rendering the king of swing as floppy as a banana peel.
When a person in a slapstick comedy slips on a banana peel, or is otherwise hurt, people laugh because they identify with their superiority over the situation.
Methods for determination of urinary oxalate, which use oxalate oxidase from mosses, barley, banana peel, and beet stems, may suffer interference from physiological concentrations of [Cl.
Unusual media prevail at the higher end of the market, and include wood veneer, quilted craft paper, pheasant feathers and even banana peel.
But jumping backward, he didn't see A discarded banana peel.