conveyor belt

noun Machinery.
an endless belt or chain, set of rollers, etc., for carrying materials or objects short distances, as from one part of a building to another.

Origin:
1905–10

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conveyor belt
 
n
a flexible endless strip of fabric or linked plates driven by rollers and used to transport objects, esp in a factory

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It was rigged with a leather conveyor belt that kept the fabric moving as it
  was being sewn.
Hands-on activities include cow milking and conveyor belt work.
The bag butterflies into two sections on the conveyor belt: the main pack and
  the padded computer sleeve.
The crushed rock falls onto a conveyor belt, which carries it to ships queuing
  up in the nearby harbour.
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