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 (bĭ-lông′ər, -lŏng′-)
n. Caribbean
A native-born island resident or a person who has been granted the status of a native-born resident: "Resentment for what many Belongers consider Britain's parsimonious attitude has rekindled a 13-year-old debate" (Maclean's).


(Peoples) a native-born Caribbean person
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In recognition of his contributions to the Territory Rockefeller was granted Belonger status by the government in Sept.
Rockefeller the highest honour the BVI Government can bestow on anyone -- that of belonger status.