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.
Tom Smith, Steven Croft, Alviro Petersen and James Faulkner modelling the green strip
Some say the conflict was born more than 3,000 years ago, when Moses espied the green strip of Jericho from Mount Nebo, on the other side of the Jordan River; or earlier still, when Abraham first passed through the land of Canaan and rested in Shechem, close to today's Nablus.
"Many of our town's most well-known footballers wore the green strip for Barry.
ON the Grand Avenue in Ely we once had a beautiful green strip with trees all the way along it.
Stockton Council said they had adopted the pathway but not the green strip, but anticipate adopting this in the future.
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.
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.
* 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.