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banana split

n.
A dessert consisting of several scoops of ice cream and usually flavored syrups, nuts, fruit, and whipped cream served over a banana that has been split lengthwise.
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banana split

n
(Cookery) a dish of ice cream and banana cut in half lengthwise, usually topped with syrup, nuts, whipped cream, etc
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banan′a split′


n.
a dessert consisting of scoops of ice cream placed on a banana sliced lengthwise and topped with syrup, whipped cream, and chopped nuts.
[1915–20]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.banana split - a banana split lengthwise and topped with scoops of ice cream and sauces and nuts and whipped creambanana split - a banana split lengthwise and topped with scoops of ice cream and sauces and nuts and whipped cream
split - a dessert of sliced fruit and ice cream covered with whipped cream and cherries and nuts
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The obvious place to start is with the Banana Splits' The Tra-la-la song, which heralded the start of another Saturday morning show of mischief and madness - and, in 1979, was covered by childish, and really not-very-good, US punk wannabes The Dickies.
Assemble the banana splits by peeling and halving the bananas lengthways and placing each one in a banana split dish or shallow bowl.
"Banana Splits. The characters all wore costumes and sang and danced, just like the Teletubbies do today."
Favourites were slap-up meals like truck-stop steak with mushroom sauce, hamburger with all the 'fixins' through to calorie-laden treats like banana splits with hot fudge sauce and Devil's food counter cake.
The band would need the A-Team van but we'd look great driving about in Banana Splits cars.
She likes ordinary pleasures such as banana splits, eating chocolate, her warm red coat, and a boyfriend she met on a double date.
Go for lickety-split banana splits with your buds, or go to a show and get tickets at the door.
The banana split is so good; you can taste everything that is in banana splits.