Definitions for "Ban"
A public proclamation or edict; a public order or notice, mandatory or prohibitory; a summons by public proclamation.
A calling together of the king's (esp. the French king's) vassals for military service; also, the body of vassals thus assembled or summoned. In present usage, in France and Prussia, the most effective part of the population liable to military duty and not in the standing army.
An interdiction, prohibition, or proscription.
See:  NOTE – Bond anticipation notes.
See: Bond anticipation note.
Bond anticipation note. A short-term debt instrument issued by a state or municipality to borrow against the proceeds of an upcoming bond issue.
the highest rank in the divan (q.v.) of Wallachia; the supreme governor of Oltenia (Wallachia Minor) or Krajova, with extensive judicial and military powers; a less important rank in Moldavia
a Romanian coin; in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, one ban was equal to 1/112–1/135 of a thaler, 1/120–1/133 of a leon, 1/200 of an ughi (q.v.) Barlaam and Ioasaph: the two eponymous protagonists of the romance inspired by the life of Buddha; the book was formerly believed to have been composed by John of Damascus bead-and-reel: the pattern employed for the decoration of an astragal (a small moulding, circular in section)
Ban [] is a title of uncertain origin, which was used in several states in central and south-eastern Europe between the 7th century and the 20th century.
In ancient times, the policy of slaughtering all of the inhabitants and livestock of a conquered land, along with burning all buildings and property, as a sacrifice to the victor's god/s. The book of Joshua describes the Israelites as placing many of the Canaanite cities they conquered under the ban under orders from Yahweh.
Keywords:  village, makara, mythical, beast, house
Village or house
house or village Makara mythical water beast
A ban, sometimes called a hartley (symbol Hart), is a logarithmic unit which measures information or entropy, based on base 10 logarithms and powers of 10, rather than the powers of 2 and base 2 logarithms which define the bit. Like a bit corresponds to a binary digit, a ban is a decimal digit. A deciban is one tenth of a ban.
The Basel Action Network, based in Seattle, Washington, USA, is an international network of activists seeking to prevent the globalization of the toxic chemical crisis. It seeks to prevent the export of toxic wastes from rich to poorer countries. In February 2002 it came out, in cooperation with the Silicon Valley Toxic Coalition, with the landmark publication “Exporting Harm: The High-Tech Trashing of Asia” which was the first of its kind to document the large scale export of electronic waste from developed countries to mainly China, India and Pakistan. For more information go to
Ban is a brandname deodorant and antiperspirant product. Like with other antiperspirants, the active ingredient is aluminum chlorohydrate.
When you break the rules of Moposite, Mopolauta, irc channel or have cheated in a contest, you'll be banned. Durations differ from one day to a year, also there's the final eternal ban.
Body Area Network, between devices on the body
A Body Area Network means wireless communication between varios components attached to the body, such as data spectacles, earphones, microphones and sensors for medical applications and for work and leisure.
A pecuniary mulct or penalty laid upon a delinquent for offending against a ban; as, a mulct paid to a bishop by one guilty of sacrilege or other crimes.
British Approved Names - a list of officially recognised names of medicinal substances produced by the British Pharmacopoeia Commission. See also: rINN
British Approved Name.
ban from a place of residence, as for punishment
When an administrator attempts to temporarily or permanently block an individual access from a server or community.
A Ban is an enforced punishment which prevents a player from being able to access their account to play the game either temporarily or permanently. These are applied when a player has broken the Rules of Conduct. See here for more information. See also Rules of Conduct.
Keywords:  policeman, sheriff, local
A local policeman, much like a sheriff.
Keywords:  leu, equal
100 bani equal 1 leu
Notice of a proposed marriage, proclaimed in church. See Banns (the common spelling in this sense).
" Fifty-Two": the value of the letters of one possible spelling of the Divine Name associated with judgment. See part 2,Chapter 9.
Keywords:  muslin, indies, stalks, east, leaf
A kind of fine muslin, made in the East Indies from the fiber of the banana leaf stalks.
Keywords:  ganbei, half, see
Half. see Ganbei and Yi ban ban.
Keywords:  boundary, bay, sna, node, broadband
Broadband Access Network
See Boundary Access Node.
Boundary Access Node. An IBM enhancement that refers to the RFC 1490 specification for bridged SNA over frame relay. BAN carries the source and destination MAC addresses in the network packets. Bay Networks routers automatically select BAN with frame relay networks using source-route encapsulation.
Keywords:  ind, industrial
Banks IND Industrial
Keywords:  barron, confidence, basis, index, price
Barron's confidence index Basis price
Keywords:  bark, bathe
See Billing Account Number.
Billing Account Number. The primary telephone number used for billing regardless of the number of lines associated with that number.
Billing Account Number Used by telephone companies to designate a billing account, i.e., a customer or customer location that receives a bill. A customer may have any number of BANs.
Keywords:  disallow, username, logged, able, board
to disallow a member by username from being able to view a board while they are logged into the banned username.
Keywords:  bachelor, nursing, degree
a bachelor's degree in nursing
when the host of a chat room permanently keeps someone out of a chat room completely. The most common cause of banning and any other type of chat room removal is the use of inappropriate behavior, topics or language.
Keywords:  expel, community, group
expel from a community or group
Keywords:  bar, entry, locking, entering, game
To bar from entering. Most often used to describe the locking of a game from entry by users from a particular site. See also: banish
stopped by the government or other authority e.g. player banned for three matches