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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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ORB, which specialises in helping high-growth small businesses (SMEs) and ambitious entrepreneurs define and grow their brand, will support Top Banana on brand development as part of the company's five-year growth plan.
No one at Top Banana Promotions was available for comment.
' The partnership between Capital Law and Top Banana means that the participants get the best of both worlds.
WEDNESDAY : Quondam National Touring present Top Banana, Saville Exchange and on Saturday, November 6 at the Buddle Arts Centre, (0191) 252-3505.
Ecuador, the world's top banana exporter, won its case in a WTO ruling against the EU in 1999 which concluded that the EU's preferential treatment for its former African, Caribbean and Pacific colonies was "discriminatory" to Latin America's banana growers.
Barry's Jamie Shaw dubbed the idea 'top banana' after his experiences with Pop Stars: The Rivals and the One True Voice group that folded shortly after.
Then pick up a new Top Banana flavoured Penguin biscuit.
Combine One Top Banana Jelly Belly bean with a Cream Soda Jelly Belly bean and a Coconut Jelly Belly bean.
We'll talk in an hour." The top banana grabs the phone and turns away.
* the "petrified" banana (the Top Banana's favorite item)
Or, as elections approach, might the move, which includes freedom to impose trade sanctions, represent a prime opportunity for Clinton to slip into favor with a top banana -- contributor Lindner?
- OSP Publishing, Top Banana's parent company, is phasing out the division's offerings in licensed clocks, banks and giftware.