Banded
Band Band (b[a^]nd), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Banded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Banding}.] 1. To bind or tie with a band. [1913 Webster]

2. To mark with a band. [1913 Webster]

3. To unite in a troop, company, or confederacy. ``Banded against his throne.'' --Milton. [1913 Webster]

{Banded architrave}, {Banded pier}, {Banded shaft}, etc. (Arch.), an architrave, pier, shaft, etc., of which the regular profile is interrupted by blocks or projections crossing it at right angles. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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