bellyband bellyband

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a cloth band that is worn around the waist (as on infants until the navel has healed)
  2. (n) a strap around the belly of a draft animal holding the shafts of a wagon

Usage(s):

  • Every girl was sewing a red flannel bellyband for her favorite soldier, the theory being that it would keep out tropical fevers by day and the jungle damp by night.
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/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /