English botanist who accompanied Captain Cook on his first voyage to the Pacific Ocean (1743-1820)
- My corporation banks with the Citicorp.
- The company was heavily in hock to the banks.
- The river flowed over its banks.
- Earth banks were piled against doors, sandbags, wood, even furniture, was used in an attempt to stop the rising waters.
- A pod of Hector's dolphins bobs and weaves around Banks Peninsula Marine Mammal Sanctuary.
- During these years Banks helped to develop the royal gardens at Kew into one of the greatest botanical gardens in the world.