noun. hedge or fence of trees designed to lessen the force of the wind and reduce erosion.
Example sentences of the word shelterbelt
1. Noun, singular or mass
Australian hybrid willow's fast growth rate makes it a theoretical excellent choice to create a windbreak or shelterbelt in open landscapes as well as erosion control or noise and dust abatement.
2. Verb, past tense
Blue Arctic willow provides gardeners an excellent option for a windbreak, shelterbelt or screen in cold winter or windy regions.