Definition of sunbelt in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsʌnbɛlt/


A strip of territory receiving a high amount of sunshine, especially the southern US from California to Florida.
Example sentences
  • It stretches from the sunbelt of the Mediterranean to the land of the Lapps and it is held together by high-speed trains and low-cost airlines.

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