a horizontal band or course, as of stone, projecting beyond or flush with the face of a building, often molded and sometimes richly carved.
The Cathedral Church of Peterborough W.D. Sweeting
- Belt highway
beltway (def 1).
- Belt line
a transportation system partially or wholly surrounding a city, terminal, district, or port. (in automotive styling) a horizontal boundary dividing the upper and lower parts of a car body, either an actual line of trim or an imaginary line that follows contours of the body. Historical Examples Selina George Madden Martin Little Folks’ Handy Book […]
a worker responsible for the inspection, maintenance, and repair of machine belts. Australian, lifeguard.