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Old 12-11-2011, 10:47 AM
Batfish Batfish is offline
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Originally Posted by Hyperelastic View Post
The word "band" has at least three distinct meanings:

1. A group of people engaged in a cooperative pursuit, such as a musical group or a band of thieves.

2. A strap or belt intended to carry a tension load

3. A frequency interval

Obviously, "distinct" is a matter of opinion, but what are some other English words with at least three distinct meanings? What is the English word that has the most distinct meanings?
All three of those are related.