Definitions for "Bellyband"
Keywords:  belly, girth, harness, band, canvas
A band that passes under the belly of a horse and holds the saddle or harness in place; a girth.
A band of flannel or other cloth about the belly.
A band of canvas, to strengthen a sail.
Keywords:  rol, throwaway, chute, boc, skydiver
a second strap sometimes found on older rigs which passes across the skydiver's stomach. One possible location for a throwaway pilot chute (others include BOC and ROL), but rarely used.