banana label

banana label

(jargon)
The labels used on the sides of macrotape reels, so called because they were shaped roughly like blunt-ended bananas. This term, like macrotapes themselves, is obsolete.
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His work emphasizes human agency and draws on social movement theory to "examine whether a farmer-worker-consumer alliance" can develop around the fair trade banana label to promote sustainable development (11).
"There is quite a flourishing network of banana label collectors, particularly in the US.
"The same amount as this" (a banana labeled as small, though the word "small" is small).
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