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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bel·fry /ˈbɛlfri/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bel·fry n.
 1. Mil. Antiq. A movable tower erected by besiegers for purposes of attack and defense.
 2. A bell tower, usually attached to a church or other building, but sometimes separate; a campanile.
 3. A room in a tower in which a bell is or may be hung; or a cupola or turret for the same purpose.
 4. Naut. The framing on which a bell is suspended.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a bell tower; usually stands alone unattached to a building
           [syn: campanile]
      2: a room (often at the top of a tower) where bells are hung