a bank that sells insurance products
bancroftiasis bancroftiasis ban·crof·ti·a·sis (bān’krôf-tī’ə-sĭs, bāng’-) or ban·crof·to·sis (-tō’sĭs) n. A disease caused by infestation with Wuchereria bancrofti.
a company of persons or, sometimes, animals or things, joined, acting, or functioning together; aggregation; party; troop: a band of protesters. Music. a group of instrumentalists playing music of a specialized type: rock band; calypso band; mariachi band. a musical group, usually employing brass, percussion, and often woodwind instruments, that plays especially for marching or […]
a strip of cloth or other material used to bind up a wound, sore, sprain, etc. anything used as a band or ligature. to bind or cover with a bandage: to bandage the ankles of a football player to prevent sprains. to put a bandage on a wound, sprain, etc.: Apply some iodine before you […]
a brand of adhesive bandage with a gauze pad in the center, used to cover minor abrasions and cuts. (often lowercase) Informal. a makeshift, limited, or temporary aid or solution that does not satisfy the basic or long-range need: The proposed reform isn’t thorough enough to be more than just a band-aid. (often lowercase) Informal. […]