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English definition of “belly dance”

belly dance

noun [C]    
a dance originally from the Middle East in which a woman moves her hips and stomachNames of dances belly dancer     noun [C] Dance and choreography in general
(Definition of belly dance noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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