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 for blanketed cattle
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Belted \Belt"ed\, a.
     1. Encircled by, or secured with, a belt; as, a belted plaid;
        girt with a belt, as an honorary distinction; as, a belted
        knight; a belted earl.
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     2. Marked with a band or circle; as, a belted stalk.
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     3. Worn in, or suspended from, the belt.
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              Three men with belted brands.         --Sir W.
                                                    Scott.
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     Belted cattle, cattle originally from Dutch stock, having a
        broad band of white round the middle, while the rest of
        the body is black; -- called also blanketed cattle.
        [1913 Webster] Beltein

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