banner

1. noun
a) A flag or standard used by a military commander, monarch or nation.

The mayor hung a banner across Main Street to commemorate the towns 100th anniversary.

b) Any large sign, especially if constructed of soft material or fabric.

They usually make their case under the banner of environmentalism.

Exceptional; very good.

It is a banner achievement for an athlete to run a mile in under four minutes.


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  • Banner — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Banner de wikipedia Un banner (en español: banderola) es un formato publicitario en Internet. Esta forma de publicidad online consiste en incluir una pieza publicitaria dentro de una página web. Pr …   Wikipedia Español

  • banner ad — ban‧ner ad [ˈbænər æd] noun [countable] MARKETING an advertisement that appears across the top of a page on the Internet: • The top part of the screen was taken up by a banner ad for a personalized Internet news service. banner advertising noun… …   Financial and business terms

  • Banner — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Баннер. banner (англ. banner  заголовок, транспарант)  консольная утилита в Unix подобных системах, выводящая указанный текст в виде ASCII art. Существует два варианта программы: одна… …   Википедия

  • banner ad — noun An advertisement positioned across the top of a page on the Internet • • • Main Entry: ↑banner * * * banner ad UK US noun [countable] [singular banner ad plural …   Useful english dictionary

  • banner — Ⅰ. banner UK US /ˈbænər/ noun [C] ► MARKETING a BANNER AD(Cf. ↑banner ad) ► an idea or principle that is strongly supported by someone: »She ran for office under the banner of reform and change. Ⅱ …   Financial and business terms

  • Banner — Ban ner (b[a^]n n[ e]r), n. [OE. banere, OF. baniere, F. banni[ e]re, bandi[ e]re, fr. LL. baneria, banderia, fr. bandum banner, fr. OHG. bant band, strip of cloth; cf. bindan to bind, Goth. bandwa, bandwo, a sign. See {Band}, n.] 1. A kind of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Banner — »Heerfahne«: Mhd. banier‹e› ist aus (a)frz. bannière entlehnt, das unter Einfluss von afrz. banier »öffentlich ankündigen« (zur Sippe von ↑ Bann) über eine roman. Vorform *bandiere »Ort, wo die Fahne aufgestellt wird« auf germ. *bandwōn… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • banner — or banner ad E com an online interactive ad, often using graphic images and sound as well as text, placed on a Web page that is linked to an external advertiser’s Web site. The banner typically is sized so as to appear at the top or bottom of the …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • banner ad — banner or banner ad E com an online interactive ad, often using graphic images and sound as well as text, placed on a Web page that is linked to an external advertiser’s Web site. The banner typically is sized so as to appear at the top or bottom …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • BANNER — BANNER, a recognized symbol shared by a large group of people: a family, tribe, military unit, or nation. In the Bible, banner is denoted by the word nes. Although scholars differ concerning the exact meaning of another term, degel, this term… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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