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A belt of recreational parks, farmland, or uncultivated land surrounding a community.
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(Environmental Science) a zone of farmland, parks, and open country surrounding a town or city: usually officially designated as such and preserved from urban development
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an area of woods, parks, or open land surrounding a community.
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Noun1.greenbelt - a belt of parks or rural land surrounding a town or citygreenbelt - a belt of parks or rural land surrounding a town or city
belt - an elongated region where a specific condition or characteristic is found; "a belt of high pressure"
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MULTAN -- Parks and Horticultural Authority (PHA) would give 13-kilometre long greenbelt to a private party for beautification under the public private partnership.