green belt

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green belt

a zone of farmland, parks, and open country surrounding a town or city: usually officially designated as such and preserved from urban development

Green belt

Areas of green land around urban areas to prevent further expansion; they are kept open by severs and normally permanent planning restrictions.

green belt

[′grēn ‚belt]
(meteorology)
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However, since the bending buses have been in service on the Grand Avenue the green strip has been destroyed.
Fulham's green strip is not the first kit to make you yearn for the days of black and white TV.
Perhaps mindful of the showers forecast for the south coast, Glamorgan chose to insert the Unicorns on a green strip and under grey skies after skipper Dalrymple had won the toss.
But the real winners were the hospice, who looked just the part in their smart green strip.
On a green strip cunningly given a minimal cut by the canny Thomas to allow bowlers a break on the normally batter-friendly square, seamers Stuart Wood (3-2) and Sam Beighton (3-9) destroyed the normally high-scoring PwC top order with some impressive inswing bowling.
Brian Cowen's jet is white with a green strip along the side and on the tips of the wing.
Then I spot a streak of colour: it is the long blue vein of the Nile inside a narrow green strip of irrigated land.
The officials said the grenade was fired from a green strip on the bank of the Tigris River, about 200 meters away from the hotel.
The striking new orange packaging for Benadryl One A Day Relief is both modern and eye-catching, incorporating the `speed of action' clock with a distinctive green strip and logo, ensuring a strong on-shelf presence and consumer recognition.
They include Holland (orange shirts, but a red, white and blue flag), Cyprus (blue strip, white and yellow flag) and Australia (gold and green strip, red, white and blue flag).
West Indies captain Brian Lara said there would be a green strip for both games which suits seam bowling.