a tree-dwelling snail, Liguus fasciatus, of Florida and nearby keys, having a long, conical shell in many color variations: now greatly reduced in numbers.
- Banded purple
See under purple (def 7). any color having components of both red and blue, such as lavender, especially one deep in tone. cloth or clothing of this hue, especially as formerly worn distinctively by persons of imperial, royal, or other high rank. the rank or office of a cardinal. the office of a bishop. imperial, […]
- Banded rattlesnake
timber rattlesnake. Historical Examples It is the banded rattlesnake that is usually found in Pennsylvania. On the Trail Lina Beard and Adelia Belle Beard He was beautiful as is the peacock or the banded rattlesnake. The Story of Ab Stanley Waterloo At our resting place of noon the banded rattlesnake (C. horridus) occurred, and five […]
a flat molding, broader than a fillet and narrower than a fascia. annulet (def 1).
Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840–1914, U.S. anthropologist, archaeologist, and historian, born in Switzerland. Historical Examples “Jernimo de Albaniz” in the edition of 1542 (Bandelier translation). Original Narratives of Early American History Vaca and Others We have referred to the results of Mr. Bandelier’s explorations. The Prehistoric World E. A. Allen Mr. Bandelier could only surmise that […]