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Beano

A proprietary deflatulent with simethicone, which is to be added to beans deemed hyperflatulogenic. Beano’s enzymes digest raffinose and stachyose, two carbohydrates in beans for which humans have no natural enzymes.

Beano

Gastroentrology A deflatulent with simethicone added to beans deemed hyperflatulogenic; Beano's enzymes digests raffinose and stachyose, carbohydrates for which humans have no enzymes. See Beans, Flatulence.
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Pistorius, who made history by becoming the first amputee sprinter to compete at the Olympics earlier this month, is following in the footsteps of Jessica Ennis, who became a Beano character after her Olympic heptathlon gold.
Dennis was my comic book doppelgnger and my daughters buy me the Beano annual every year.
And on Thursday a commemorative edition of the Beano, including strips by Hunt and Laura, hits the newstands.
Beano is the only over-the- counter natural dietary supplement brand that contains the enzyme, alpha- galactosidase, which according to a recently published professional paper all Americans lack to varying degrees(4).
We're doing a play about Billy Whizz - one of the Beano characters - and I'm a granny in it.
The Beano prints five weeks before its Thursday sale date, so a reprint replaced the Ball Boy page from a future edition.
Beano editor, Euan Kerr, said yesterday: "It was a bit of a throwaway gag.
Written by Roald Dahl Funny Prize-shortlisted author of The Wrong Pong series, Steven Butler, this hilarious book will delight Beano fans.
Just when she thought her golden summer couldn't get any better, Olympic heptathlon star, Jessica Ennis is immortalised on a very special cover of The Beano," the BBC quoted a spokesperson for the Beano as saying.
Dennis and his sidekick Gnasher have been menacing in the pages of the Beano since 1951.
But, overall, I think I rather fancy an evening in Beano Town with Roger the Dodger, The Bash Street Kids, Pansy Potter and Lord Snooty for a lot of childish fun.
Beano favourite Dennis used to torment fellow character Walter the Softy, an effete, bespectacled boy who spent his days sewing, picking flowers and holding tea parties for his teddy bears.