weight belt

Scuba Diving.
a belt worn to control a diver's buoyancy under water, on which slotted lead weights can be slipped according to the diver's body size and weight and having a quick-release buckle for emergency discarding.
[1950-55]

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n. a belt to which weights are attached, designed to help divers stay submerged

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ˈweight belt 7 [weight belt] noun
a belt or jacket which helps you to stay underwater, for example when ↑diving or doing exercises

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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