cartridge


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Synonyms for cartridge

Synonyms for cartridge

ammunition consisting of a cylindrical casing containing an explosive charge and a bullet

a light-tight supply chamber holding the film and supplying it for exposure as required

a module designed to be inserted into a larger piece of equipment

an electro-acoustic transducer that is the part of the arm of a record player that holds the needle and that is removable

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But there are still four cartridges in the revolver.
On the instant he leaped for the floor, received a blow on the nose from the heavy whip-handle, and had a blank cartridge fired straight into his nostril.
The mate grabbed three cartridge belts and two Winchesters and skinned up to the cross-trees.
They were laughed at by the chemists, who held that, while it was just barely probable that a single cartridge, charged with the new smokeless powder, might spontaneously explode, it was beyond all probability and possibility for all the cartridges in a given area, so charged, spontaneously to explode.
He knew there were no seas or ships in the heart of the barren lands, just as he had known there was no cartridge in the empty rifle.
But each hunter this day had his rifle and a large supply of cartridges.
Well, we shall find their muskets, their cartridges, and their flasks; and instead of four musketoons and twelve balls, we shall have fifteen guns and a hundred charges to fire.
Most important of all, in view of the dangers which might surround us, we had our four rifles and one thousand three hundred rounds, also a shot-gun, but not more than a hundred and fifty medium pellet cartridges.
Your musketeers, at the first exercise with ball cartridges, would fire
During the last few days many of the men have been seen to throw away their cartridges and their arms.
With a bandoleer of cartridges across his shoulder, two six-shooters at his hips, and a rifle in his hand he was a much rejuvenated Perry.
With bated breath she groped beneath the little mound, scarce daring to hope that the treasure remained where she had left it; but, to her infinite relief and joy, her hand came at once upon the barrel of the heavy weapon and then upon the bandoleer of cartridges.
I can shoot straight, but shooting would only serve us here until our cartridges were gone - when the rush came a child could knock me over.
But you've only got three cartridges," Henry objected.
Clips and empty cartridges, tarnished with verdigris, lay on the ground, which, while wet, had been torn up by the hoofs of horses.