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English definition of “belt”


noun [C]     /belt/
WAIST A2 a long , thin piece of leather , cloth , or plastic that you wear around your waist Bands, straps and strips
AREA an area of a particular type of land , or an area where a particular group of people live : the commuter belt a narrow belt of trees Areas of land in generalSpace - general words
MACHINE part of a machine that moves in a circle to carry objects or to make a machine work : The car needs a new fan belt.Bands, straps and strips
→ See also conveyor belt, green belt, safety belt, seat belt, have sth under your belt, tighten your belt
(Definition of belt noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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