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Synonyms for banana

go bananas

Synonyms

  • go crazy
  • go nuts
  • go insane
  • go bonkers
  • go mental
  • go barmy
  • go loopy
  • go round the bend
  • go frantic
  • go batty
  • go doolally
  • go round the twist
  • go nutty

Synonyms for banana

any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits

elongated crescent-shaped yellow fruit with soft sweet flesh

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Buyers are urged to wait for little brown spots to appear on the skin as a sign that the banana is ready to be eaten - in its entirety, of course.
Amazingly, the average banana contains a whopping 425 mgs of potassium, about 11% of the recommended dietary allowance.
However in recent years, competition with banana exporters from Southeast Asia, and an increase in domestic consumers caused a drastic reduction in banana exports to Japan, reportedly only exceeding 1,000 metric tons.
My view is that Philippine banana producers are not that interested in the Australian market.
When you cut the trunk to the ground, whatever sucker or suckers that remain will grow very slowly, according to our banana expert friend, Dr.
Eating bananas on a daily basis could prevent heart attacks and strokes, a new study has found.
Some people remember what banana blossoms are from their childhood days,' says Hwang, an entrepreneur and food enthusiast.
One piece of banana each day restores the balance of potassium.
Roots of banana fruit have been traced back in Malaysian, Indonesian, Philippines and northern Australian regions.
How does Del Monte Fresh Produce's banana offering go beyond simply conventional bananas?
At 15 to 30 feet high, the banana plant is the world's largest herb.
One medium banana (about 126 grams) is considered to be one serving.
The food Industry currently represents the biggest consumer of banana powder where it is widely used in infant food, puffed food, seasonings, solid beverages, cakes, cold food, instant food, etc.
Muscat: A rare banana found in an oasis in Jebel Bani Jaber near Tiwi has pest-resistant characteristics that could help protect the global banana industry, said a German plant scientist.
BANANA FUDGE CAKE THIS easy cake recipe calls for the ripest banana you've got.