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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The 450-meter-long Green Strip will be implemented per phase.
Graham and Ian Moodie, Stephen Dick, Chris Duncan and Aedan McCrossan are among the Scotland international's old pals who could be wearing the students' green strip.
ON the Grand Avenue in Ely we once had a beautiful green strip with trees all the way along it.
It is a vital part of this architectural ambience with a green strip called 'Leisure Valley' stretching centrally along the sectors in the direction of the mountains.
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.
Following our shock re-entry into the tournament I had to go into the office to get some newkit as, following our exit after the group stages, I had givenmyred and green strip to charity.
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.
Divert and catch runoff with swales, berms, green strip filters, gravel beds, and French drains.
West Indies captain Brian Lara said there would be a green strip for both games which suits seam bowling.