bellyband

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

belly +‎ band

Noun[edit]

bellyband (plural bellybands)

  1. A strap around the belly of a horse (or other draught animal) to which is secured a saddle or the shafts of a cart
  2. A band worn around the waist of a baby to protect the navel
  3. (nautical) A band of canvas, to strengthen a sail.