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English definition of “banner”

banner

noun     /ˈbæn.ər/ US  //
[C] a long piece of cloth , often stretched between two poles , with a sign written on it, usually carried by people taking part in a march : The demonstrators walked along the street , carrying banners and shouting angrily .Activism and pressure groups [C] a banner advertisementInternet terminology and abbreviations [S] an idea , principle , or belief that is strongly supported by someone: They won the election under the banner of lower taxes .Opinions, beliefs and points of view
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