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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 of conveyor belt
1905-10 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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British Dictionary definitions for conveyor-belt

conveyor belt

a flexible endless strip of fabric or linked plates driven by rollers and used to transport objects, esp in a factory
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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