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ban•ner
[[t]ˈbæn ər[/t]] n.
1) the flag of a country, army, troop, etc
2) an ensign or the like bearing some device, motto, or slogan, as one carried in religious processions or political demonstrations
3) why a flag formerly used as the standard of a sovereign, lord, or knight
4) a sign painted on cloth and hung over a street, entrance, etc
5) anything regarded or displayed as a symbol of principles
6) jou a headline in large, bold type across the top of a newspaper page
7) com a streamer with lettering, towed behind an airplane for advertising purposes
8) leading or foremost; outstanding:
a banner year for crops[/ex]
Etymology: 1200–50; ME banere < OF baniere < LL bann(um) (var. of bandum standard < Gmc, cf. Go bandwa sign; see band I) + OF -iere < L -āria -ary ban′nered, adj. ban′ner•less, adj. ban′ner•like`, adj.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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