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banda

[bahn-duh] /ˈbɑn də/
noun
1.
a style of Mexican dance music featuring brass instruments and having a heavy beat.
Origin of banda
1990-1995
1990-95; < Mexican Spanish: literally, band1 (in the sense of ‘group of musicians’
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  • bandas are samba musical bands, usually formed by enthusiasts in the same neighborhood.
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Banda

/ˈbændə/
noun
1.
Hastings Kamuzu (kæˈmuːzuː). 1906–97, Malawi statesman. As first prime minister of Nyasaland (from 1963), he led his country to independence (1964) as Malawi: president (1966–94)
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