cartridge belt
noun Date: 1849 1. a belt having a series of loops for holding cartridges 2. a belt worn around the waist and designed for carrying various attachable equipment

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  • Cartridge belt — Cartridge Car tridge (k[aum]r tr[i^]j), n. [Formerly cartrage, corrupted fr. F. cartouche. See {Cartouch}.] (Mil.) A complete charge for a firearm, contained in, or held together by, a case, capsule, or shell of metal, pasteboard, or other… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cartridge-belt — carˈtridge belt noun A belt having pockets for cartridges • • • Main Entry: ↑cartridge …   Useful english dictionary

  • cartridge belt — car′tridge belt n. mil a belt of leather or webbing with loops or pockets for carrying cartridges • Etymology: 1870–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • cartridge belt — /ˈkatrɪdʒ bɛlt/ (say kahtrij belt) noun a belt (def. 9b) for ammunition with loops for cartridges or pockets for clips of cartridges …   Australian English dictionary

  • cartridge belt — noun a broad belt with loops or pockets for holding ammunition (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑belt • Hyponyms: ↑bandoleer, ↑bandolier …   Useful english dictionary

  • cartridge belt — a belt of leather or webbing with loops for carrying cartridges or pockets for clips of cartridges. [1870 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • cartridge belt — wide belt with pockets or loops for holding ammunition and equipment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cartridge belt — noun a belt holding cartridges of ammunition …   English new terms dictionary

  • Cartridge — Car tridge (k[aum]r tr[i^]j), n. [Formerly cartrage, corrupted fr. F. cartouche. See {Cartouch}.] (Mil.) A complete charge for a firearm, contained in, or held together by, a case, capsule, or shell of metal, pasteboard, or other material. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cartridge bag — Cartridge Car tridge (k[aum]r tr[i^]j), n. [Formerly cartrage, corrupted fr. F. cartouche. See {Cartouch}.] (Mil.) A complete charge for a firearm, contained in, or held together by, a case, capsule, or shell of metal, pasteboard, or other… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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