Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A barrier of trees and shrubs that protects against the wind and reduces erosion.

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  • n. A row of trees that acts as a windbreak

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  • n. hedge or fence of trees designed to lessen the force of the wind and reduce erosion

Etymologies

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shelter + belt

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