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ba·nana peel

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. banana peel, banana skinnoun

    the skin of a banana (especially when it is stripped off and discarded)

    "he slipped on a banana skin and almost fell"


  1. banana peelnoun

    The several outermost layers of a banana, which can collectively be stripped off of the interior flesh of the fruit, and which may be slippery if stepped on.


  1. banana peel

    A banana peel is the outer covering or skin of a banana fruit, which is usually yellow when the fruit is ripe. It is typically removed and discarded before the fruit is consumed, as it is inedible and has a tough, fibrous texture. However, it has various uses in composting, gardening, and traditional medicine.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of banana peel in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of banana peel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of banana peel in a Sentence

  1. Danny DeVito:

    You have to give people permission to laugh. That's why they would always cut to the banana peel in the Laurel and Hardy movies.

  2. Clifton Fadiman:

    The adjective is the banana peel of the parts of speech.

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