Clarke Belt

Technology / Television (TV) / Clarke Belt: Named after its founder Arthur C. Clarke, the Clarke Belt is an orbit used by satellites at a height of 22,250 miles, in which satellites make an orbit in 24 hours, yet remain in a fixed position relative to the earth’s surface.

Other Words for Belt

Belt Verb Synonyms: strike, hit, punch, beat, thrash
Belt Noun Synonyms: sash, girdle, cestus, cincture, zone


Business / Agriculture / Shelterbelt: A plant barrier of trees, shrubs, or other approved perennial vegetation designed to reduce wind erosion. Also called a windbreak. MORE


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Sunbelt: Patented, very hardy seeded grape similar to Concord and better suited to Southern U.S.A. climate where ripening evenly can be a problem. Excellent disease resistance. Claimed to produce juice of inte MORE

Under The Belt

Business / Finance / Under The Belt: A short put option position in which the writer does not have a corresponding short stock position or has not deposited, in a cash account, cash or cash equivalents equal to the exercise value of the MORE

Weight Training Belt

Health / Fitness / Weight Training Belt: Thick leather belt used to support lower back. Used while doing squats, military presses, dead lifts, bent rowing, etc. MORE

Orogenic Belt

Science / Geology / Orogenic Belt: A linear region, often a former geo-syncline, that has been subjected to folding, and other deformation in a mountain-building episode. MORE

Ondarrabi Beltza

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Ondarrabi Beltza: Variety grown in the Chacoli de Guetaria (ie. Basque 'Getariako Txakolina') D.O located in the Basque northeast section of Spain, between the town of San Sebasti?n and the french border. According to MORE