Sam Browne Belt Definition
A military officer's belt with a diagonal strap across the right shoulder, designed to carry the weight of a pistol or sword.
Webster's New World
Origin of Sam Browne Belt
After Sir Samuel James Browne (1824–1901), British general
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
after General Sir Samuel James Browne, who wore such a belt after losing an arm in battle.
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