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conveyor belt

noun Machinery.
  1. 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.
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Origin of conveyor belt

First recorded in 1905–10
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British Dictionary definitions for conveyor belt

conveyor belt

noun
  1. 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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