banding

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Noun[edit]

banding (countable and uncountable, plural bandings)

  1. A pattern of band-like markings.
    You can recognize this species of bird by the banding on the wing.
  2. A technique used in the study of wild birds, by attaching a small, individually numbered, metal or plastic tag to their legs or wings.
  3. A division into bands or brackets.
    property tax banding
  4. The formation of a band or brigade.
    • 1848, The Odd-fellows' Offering (page 60)
      Was he aiding the man-redeeming movements of the day, the beautiful associations, the useful bandings together for human improvement, love and truth? No.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (technique in study of birds): ringing

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Verb[edit]

banding

  1. present participle of band

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