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Band vs. Group

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  • Band (noun)

    A strip of material used for strengthening or coupling.

  • Band (noun)

    A strip of material wrapped around things to hold them together.

  • Band (noun)

    A narrow strip of cloth or other material on clothing, to bind, strengthen, or ornament it.

  • Band (noun)

    A strip along the spine of a book where the pages are attached.

  • Band (noun)

    A long strip of material, color, etc, that is different from the surrounding area.

    "sandstone with bands of shale"

  • Band (noun)

    A strip of decoration.

  • Band (noun)

    A belt or strap that is part of a machine.

  • Band (noun)

    A continuous tablet, stripe, or series of ornaments, as of carved foliage, of colour, or of brickwork.

  • Band (noun)

    That which serves as the means of union or connection between persons; a tie.

  • Band (noun)

    A linen collar or ruff worn in the 16th and 17th centuries.

  • Band (noun)

    Two strips of linen hanging from the neck in front as part of a clerical, legal, or academic dress.

  • Band (noun)

    A part of the electromagnetic spectrum.

  • Band (noun)

    A group of energy levels in a solid state material.

    "valence band;"

    "conduction band"

  • Band (noun)

    A bond.

  • Band (noun)

    Pledge; security.

  • Band (noun)

    A ring, such as a wedding ring (wedding band), or a ring put on a bird's leg to identify it.

  • Band (noun)

    Any distinguishing line formed by chromatography, electrophoresis etc

  • Band (noun)

    A wad of money totaling $10K, held together by a band; money

  • Band (noun)

    A group of musicians who perform together as an ensemble, usually for a professional recording artist.

  • Band (noun)

    A type of orchestra originally playing janissary music.

  • Band (noun)

    A marching band.

  • Band (noun)

    A group of people loosely united for a common purpose a band of thieves.

  • Band (noun)

    A small group of people living in a simple society.

  • Band (noun)

    A group of aboriginals that has official recognition as an organized unit by the federal government of Canada.

  • Band (verb)

    To fasten with a band.

  • Band (verb)

    To fasten an identifying band around the leg of (a bird).

  • Band (verb)

    To group together for a common purpose; to confederate.

  • Group (noun)

    A number of things or persons being in some relation to one another.

    "there is a group of houses behind the hill;"

    "he left town to join a Communist group"

    "A group of people gathered in front of the Parliament to demonstrate against the Prime Minister's proposals."

  • Group (noun)

    A set with an associative binary operation, under which there exists an identity element, and such that each element has an inverse.

  • Group (noun)

    An effective divisor on a curve.

  • Group (noun)

    A (usually small) group of people who perform music together.

    "Did you see the new jazz group?"

  • Group (noun)

    A small number (up to about fifty) of galaxies that are near each other.

  • Group (noun)

    A column in the periodic table of chemical elements.

  • Group (noun)

    A functional group.

    "Nitro is an electron-withdrawing group."

  • Group (noun)

    A subset of a culture or of a society.

  • Group (noun)

    An air force formation.

  • Group (noun)

    A collection of formations or rock strata.

  • Group (noun)

    A number of users with same rights with respect to accession, modification, and execution of files, computers and peripherals.

  • Group (noun)

    An element of an espresso machine from which hot water pours into the portafilter.

  • Group (noun)

    A number of eighth, sixteenth, etc., notes joined at the stems; sometimes rather indefinitely applied to any ornament made up of a few short notes.

  • Group (noun)

    A set of teams playing each other in the same division, while not during the same period playing any teams that belong to other sets in the division.

  • Group (noun)

    A commercial organization.

  • Group (verb)

    To put together to form a group.

    "group the dogs by hair colour"

  • Group (verb)

    To come together to form a group.

Wiktionary
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  • Band (noun)

    A fillet, strap, or any narrow ligament with which a thing is encircled, or fastened, or by which a number of things are tied, bound together, or confined; a fetter.

  • Band (noun)

    A continuous tablet, stripe, or series of ornaments, as of carved foliage, of color, or of brickwork, etc.

  • Band (noun)

    That which serves as the means of union or connection between persons; a tie.

  • Band (noun)

    A linen collar or ruff worn in the 16th and 17th centuries.

  • Band (noun)

    Two strips of linen hanging from the neck in front as part of a clerical, legal, or academic dress.

  • Band (noun)

    A narrow strip of cloth or other material on any article of dress, to bind, strengthen, ornament, or complete it.

  • Band (noun)

    A company of persons united in any common design, especially a body of armed men.

  • Band (noun)

    A number of musicians who play together upon portable musical instruments, especially those making a loud sound, as certain wind instruments (trumpets, clarinets, etc.), and drums, or cymbals; as, a high school's marching band.

  • Band (noun)

    A space between elevated lines or ribs, as of the fruits of umbelliferous plants.

  • Band (noun)

    A stripe, streak, or other mark transverse to the axis of the body.

  • Band (noun)

    A belt or strap.

  • Band (noun)

    A bond.

  • Band (noun)

    Pledge; security.

  • Band

    To bind or tie with a band.

  • Band

    To mark with a band.

  • Band

    To unite in a troop, company, or confederacy.

  • Band

    To bandy; to drive away.

  • Band

    imp. of Bind.

  • Band (verb)

    To confederate for some common purpose; to unite; to conspire together.

  • Group (noun)

    A cluster, crowd, or throng; an assemblage, either of persons or things, collected without any regular form or arrangement; as, a group of men or of trees; a group of isles.

  • Group (noun)

    An assemblage of objects in a certain order or relation, or having some resemblance or common characteristic; as, groups of strata.

  • Group (noun)

    A variously limited assemblage of animals or plants, having some resemblance, or common characteristics in form or structure. The term has different uses, and may be made to include certain species of a genus, or a whole genus, or certain genera, or even several orders.

  • Group (noun)

    A number of eighth, sixteenth, etc., notes joined at the stems; - sometimes rather indefinitely applied to any ornament made up of a few short notes.

  • Group

    To form a group of; to arrange or combine in a group or in groups, often with reference to mutual relation and the best effect; to form an assemblage of.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Band (noun)

    an unofficial association of people or groups;

    "the smart set goes there"

    "they were an angry lot"

  • Band (noun)

    instrumentalists not including string players

  • Band (noun)

    a stripe of contrasting color;

    "chromosomes exhibit characteristic bands"

  • Band (noun)

    a strip or stripe of a contrasting color or material

  • Band (noun)

    a group of musicians playing popular music for dancing

  • Band (noun)

    a range of frequencies between two limits

  • Band (noun)

    something elongated that is worn around the body or one of the limbs

  • Band (noun)

    jewelry consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger;

    "she had rings on every finger"

    "he noted that she wore a wedding band"

  • Band (noun)

    a strip of material attached to the leg of a bird to identify it (as in studies of bird migration)

  • Band (noun)

    a restraint put around something to hold it together

  • Band (verb)

    bind or tie together, as with a band

  • Band (verb)

    attach a ring to the foot of, in order to identify;

    "ring birds"

    "band the geese to observe their migratory patterns"

  • Group (noun)

    any number of entities (members) considered as a unit

  • Group (noun)

    (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule

  • Group (noun)

    a set that is closed, associative, has an identity element and every element has an inverse

  • Group (verb)

    arrange into a group or groups;

    "Can you group these shapes together?"

  • Group (verb)

    form a group or group together

Princeton's WordNet
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