bananadine meaning

  • Bananadine is a fictional psychoactive substance which is supposedly extracted from banana peels. A hoax recipe for its "extraction" from banana peel was originally published in the Berkeley Barb in March 1967.
  • Researchers at New York University have found that banana peel contains no intoxicating chemicals, and that smoking it produces only a placebo effect.
  • Donovan's hit single "Mellow Yellow" was released a few months prior to the Berkeley Barb article, and in the popular culture of the era, the song was assumed to be about smoking banana peels.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Interfixes
        • Words by interfix
          • Words interfixed with -d-
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -ine
        • Nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en bananalike
        2. en anabasine
        3. en cannabine
        4. en azatadine
        5. fr balancine
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        Meaning of bananadine for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "bananadine" is a morpheme, more specifically, an interfixe and a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum.
        Definiteness: Level 1
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