BANANA

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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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Almost everything he said was greeted with horrified gasps and massed tongue-clickings from the audience, and wild cheers from my friends and myself," he wrote in Bannana Republic: Reflections On A Suburban Irish Childhood "Geldof's pungent cocktail of motormouth arrogance, unwise trousers and disrespect for authority really did appeal to me.
Princesita, El chiva, Sin nombre, el rockstar, el caminante, Delfin, Estrella, Rojeca y Ana Bannana, entre otros.
See Correa, Rafael (2009), Ecuador: de Banana Republic a la no Republica (Ecuador: from Bannana Republic to the no Republic) Debate, Bogota.