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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A slightly curved fruit that has yellow or red skin.

Usage examples (34)
  • I ate a banana for lunch because the doctor told me that I need to have more potassium in my diet.
  • ‡ The term banana republic is often used in a disparaging sense; it suggests an unstable government.
  • No wonder the banana is the number one fruit with the world's leading athletes.
  • If a banana is a fruit, then what do you define say, an orange, and apple, or a grape as? for more
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