Science / Chemistry / Band: 1. A set of closely spaced energy levels in an atom, molecule, or metal. 2. A set of closely spaced lines in an absorption spectrum or emission spectrum. 3. A range of frequencies or wavelengths.

Other Words for Band

Band Verb Synonyms: line, stripe, border
Band Noun Synonyms: strip, ribbon, belt, bandeau, fillet, tie, stripe, line, border


Business / Debt / Abandonment: The voluntary relinquishment of ownership by failure to use the property, coupled with intent to abandon. MORE

Maha Bandha

Health / Yoga / Maha Bandha : The great lock - combines the three locks in yoga - the moola bandha, jalandhara bandha and uddiyana bandha - together with breath retention. MORE

Feeder Bands

Science / Weather / Feeder Bands: In tropical parlance, the lines or bands of thunderstorms that spiral into and around the center of a tropical system. Also known as outer convective bands, a typical hurricane may have three or more MORE

Chromosome Banding

Science / Genetics / Chromosome Banding: A technique for staining chromosomes so that bands appear in a unique pattern particular to the chromosome. MORE


Technology / Computers / Baseband: A method of transmission that sends a digital or analog signal in its original form, not changed by modulation. While this form of transmission can be much more reliable than its Broadband counterpart MORE

Baseband Transmission

Technology / Computers / Baseband Transmission: The transmission of digital signals over a limited distance. ARCnet and Ethernet LAN's use baseband. It is the opposite of broadband, which refers to the transmission of analog signals over greater di MORE