fan belt

noun

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: a band of material (such as rubber) that moves to provide power to the fan that cools the engine in a car

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“Fan belt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fan%20belt. Accessed 27 Feb. 2020.

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