belt dressing


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belt dressing

[′belt ‚dres·iŋ]
(materials)
A material, usually beeswax, applied to leather belts to increase friction between the belt and pulley surface.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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