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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of belt.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Encircled by, or secured with, a belt; ; girt with a belt, as an honorary distinction.
- adj. Marked with a band or circle.
- adj. Worn in, or suspended from, the belt.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Wearing a belt; specifically, wearing a distinctive belt, as a knight.
- Marked or adorned with a band or circle: as, a belted stalk; the belted kingfisher.
- Worn in the belt, or hanging from the belt: said especially of a sword the sheath of which is secured permanently to the belt.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having or provided with a belt
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I find that case separation is more common in belted magnums and heavy loaded-hi-velocity loads.
The power is like a charging, one-manned train, where Mr. Koontz is the driver and the reader is the only passenger, where he or she will remain belted into the sea, reading paragraphs and turning pages, until the very last, collapsing in an exhausted heap; then rising after recuperation, hoping for a sequel.
I have seen signs of case stretching (bright ring just ahead of the belt) in belted magnum cases.
Following a pair of walks, Nevin belted an 0-2 pitch for a single to left field that gave San Diego a 4-2 edge and ended starter Sergio Mitre's evening.
Phil Nevin belted a three-run homer in the fifth that gave San
Shane Cronin belted a two-run homer in the fourth and John-Ford Griffin added an RBI double in the fifth for Norwich, which fell to 8-3 against Portland this year.
Micah Franklin belted two solo homers in both the fourth and sixth innings for Indianapolis, which has lost eight of its last
Al Benjamin belted a solo shot leading off the second inning and Kory DeHaan drilled a two-run blast in the ninth for Mobile, which had its three-game winning streak snapped.
Inglin belted a solo shot and Liu Rodriguez had a pair of hits, including a run-scoring single, for Charlotte, which has won five straight games.
Youths of the same time are more _débonnaire_, are springing about, clean-faced, clad in short, belted pelisse, showing sprightly legs equally ready to step quickly towards a lovely lady or to a field of battle.