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banding

[ ban-ding ]
/ ˈbæn dɪŋ /
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noun Furniture.
decorative inlay, as for bordering or paneling a piece, composed of strips of wood contrasting in grain or color with the principal wood of the surface.
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Origin of banding

First recorded in 1730–40; band2 + -ing1
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British Dictionary definitions for banding

banding
/ (ˈbændɪŋ) /

noun
British the practice of grouping schoolchildren according to ability to ensure a balanced intake at different levels of ability to secondary school
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for banding

banding
[ băndĭng ]

n.
The differential staining of metaphase chromosomes in cultured cells to reveal their characteristic patterns of stripes in order to identify individual chromosome pairs.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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