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Definition of the noun seatbelt

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noun - plural: seatbelts

  1. a safety belt used in a car or plane to hold you in your seat in case of an accident
    • examples: You have just won a prize of $5000 in a California state safety competition for proper use of your seatbelt. | We should always wear a seatbelt in case we have an accident. | In North America it is against the law to fail to fasten your seatbelt. | If it hadn't been for the seatbelt, I wouldn't be alive today. | It's not safe to drive without wearing a seatbelt. | Tom fastened his seatbelt. | Please fasten your seatbelt. | Please fasten seatbelt. | Tom always wears his seatbelt. | Put on your seatbelt, Tom.
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • alternative spelling: seat belt
    • more generic terms: life belt / safety belt / safety harness = belt attaching you to some object as a restraint in order to prevent you from getting hurt
    • part of: car seat = a seat in a car; plane seat = a seat on a commercial airliner


"Seatbelt" is a musical single of Patrick Alavi.

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Google previewHandbook of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (2013)

by James M. Raczynski, Ralph J. DiClemente

The nonautomatic seatbelt is an active countermeasure, requiring the passenger to buckle up for protection. The airbag is a passive countermeasure because it does not. Figure 1. Public health's four step scientific approach to preventing ...

Google previewSaviour Siblings and the Regulation of Assisted Reproductive Technology (2016)

Harm, Ethics and Law by Malcolm K. Smith

seatbelt is a measure that can potentially reduce the severity of a motor vehicle accident while preserving the liberty (to a large extent) of those who wish to engage in the conduct in question. 76 Of course, it should be noted that it is literally ...

Google previewProject STAR Teacher's Guide and STAR Explorer CD-Rom (2001)

Wearing a seatbelt is a reasonable response to the odds of various types of traffic accidents; in most cases the belt is a positive factor .

Google previewEncyclopedia of Automotive Engineering (2015)

by David Crolla

Brake control ECU EPS ECU AEBS seatbelt ECU Engine ESC actuator EPS actuator AEBS seatbelt actuator Driving assistance ECU Brake control ECU Millimeter-wave radar Engine control ECU Video sensor Seatbelt actuator AEBS ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Transportation (2014)

Social Science and Policy by Mark Garrett

Design engineers, including those at Ford, have worked for decades toimprove seatbelt safety. An engineering team at Ford Researchand Advanced Engineering developed the first inflatable rear seatbelt, which Fordintroduced as apremier ...

Google previewThe Canadian Dictionary of ASL (2002)

by Carole Sue Bailey, Kathy Dolby, Hilda Marian Campbell, Canadian Cultural Society of the Deaf

fasten a Seatbelt: v. to do up a belt around oneself to hold one securely in place for protection in case of accident or sudden stops.

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

seatbelt. syndrome. thoracic injuries that arise from violent contact with a restraining seat belt in motor vehicle accidents occurring at high speeds. sebaceous. cyst. 1. a pale or fleshcoloured domeshaped cyst that commonly occurs in adults, ...

Google previewLlewellyn's Complete Dictionary of Dreams (2015)

Over 1,000 Dream Symbols and Their Universal Meanings by Michael Lennox

Seatbelt: Cars represent how you are moving down the path of your life. Since a seatbelt is located in a car, there is a direct correlation to this symbolic meaning. This object of restraint increases your safety, which is symbolic of protecting ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Community Policing and Problem Solving (2013)

by Kenneth J. Peak

Lower travel speeds have been empirically proven to reduce crash severity, and increased seatbelt usage has been empirically proven to increase occupant protection in the event of a crash. Thus, an outside law enforcement partnership may ...

Google previewThe Doctors' Dictionary, 2nd edition (2011)

A medical dictionary written by a doctor for doctors by Joseph C Segen

See Seatbelt MECHANISM Flexion of the trunk over an object that serves as a fulcrum, such as a seat belt. The fulcrum of the flexion forces is displaced forward to the object over which the body is flexed, and therefore, the compression forces ...

Google previewFormulaic Language and the Lexicon (2005)

by Alison Wray

an “ideal speakerhearer” of standard English is entirely capable of constructing , and understanding, a sentence such as The captain has illuminated the seatbelt sign as an indication that landing is imminent,13 it could reasonably be viewed ...

Google previewDictionary of Phrasal Verbs

by Najmussehar

comfortable than normal; become established or successful over time move a plant outside improve; make more substantial; complain, make something stronger or more solid sing something loudly be quiet; fasten your seatbelt lower the top ...

Google previewUseful Dictionary of Derived Words (2016)

by Martin Manser

project vb 1 throw forwards: In a vehicle collision, a passenger not wearing a seatbelt will be projected forward into the windscreen. 2 cause a picture, light, etc . to fall ...

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Seatbelt in Baby Sign Language

Your baby can easily learn from you to sign Seatbelt . Learn how to teach your baby to sign Seatbelt {on the go} with ASL {without flashcards}. Then post a video ...

Scrabble value of S1E1A1T1B3E1L1T1

The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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