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"banner" in British English

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bannernoun

uk   /ˈbæn.ər/ us   /ˈbæn.ɚ/
(Definition of banner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"banner" in American English

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bannernoun [C]

us   /ˈbæn·ər/
a strip of material showing a name, such as of a sports team, or a message, which is often put in a place where it can be seen by many people: The museum had a huge banner over its front entrance advertising its current show.
A banner year is an unusually good year: This is clearly not a banner year for Canadian poetry.
(Definition of banner from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"banner" in Business English

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bannernoun [C]

uk   /ˈbænər/ us  
MARKETING a banner ad
an idea or principle that is strongly supported by someone: She ran for office under the banner of reform and change.

banneradjective

uk   /ˈbænər/ us  
better than others: This has been a banner year for the construction industry.
(Definition of banner from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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