Definition of bellyband in English:


Line breaks: belly|band
Pronunciation: /ˈbɛlɪband


  • A band placed round a horse’s belly to harness it to the shafts of a cart.
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    • As soon as he had finished eating, he told me to go out and get the bellyband off the harness.
    • The martingale is that piece of leather going from the chinstrap of the bridle to either the chest strap or the bellyband.
    • A broad leather bellyband prevented the cart from tipping backwards.

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