HyperDic: cartridge

English > 4 senses of the word cartridge:
NOUNartifactcartridgeammunition consisting of a cylindrical casing containing an explosive charge and a bullet
artifactcartridge, magazinea light-tight supply chamber holding the film and supplying it for exposure as required
artifactcartridgea module designed to be inserted into a larger / larger piece of equipment
artifactcartridge, pickupan electro-acoustic transducer that is the part of the arm of a record player that holds the needle and that is removable
cartridge > pronunciation
Soundskaa'rtrahjh; kaa'rtrihjh
Rhymesacreage ... wreckage: 85 rhymes with ahjh...
abridge ... yardage: 133 rhymes with ihjh...
English > cartridge: 4 senses > noun 1, artifact
Meaningammunition consisting of a cylindrical casing containing an explosive charge and a bullet; fired from a rifle or handgun.
Partsbullet, slugA projectile that is fired from a gun
Narrowerball cartridgeA general purpose cartridge having a primer and a ball and a full charge of powder
blank, dummy, blank shellA cartridge containing an explosive charge but no bullet
cartouche, cartouchA cartridge (usually with paper casing)
Broaderammunition, ammoProjectiles to be fired from a gun
Spanishcartucho
Catalancartutx
English > cartridge: 4 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA light-tight supply chamber holding the film and supplying it for exposure as required.
Synonymmagazine
Part ofcamera, photographic cameraequipment for taking photographs (usually consisting of a lightproof box with a lens at one end and light-sensitive film at the other)
Broadersupply chamberA mechanical device for holding something and supplying it as needed
English > cartridge: 4 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA module designed to be inserted into a larger / larger piece of equipment.
Example"he loaded a cartridge of fresh tape into the tape deck"
Narrowerink cartridgeA cartridge that contains ink and can be replaced
tape cartridgeA cartridge containing magnetic tape
BroadermoduleA self-contained component (unit or item) that is used in combination with other components
Spanishcartucho
Catalancartutx
English > cartridge: 4 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningAn electro-acoustic transducer that is the part of the arm of a record player that holds the needle and that is removable.
Synonympickup
Part ofrecord player, phonographmachine in which rotating records cause a stylus to vibrate and the vibrations are amplified acoustically or electronically
PartsstylusA sharp pointed device attached to the cartridge of a record player
Narrowercrystal pickupA cartridge in which an output voltage is produced by the vibration of a piezoelectric crystal
Broaderelectro-acoustic transducerA transducer that converts electrical to acoustic energy or vice versa
Spanishpastilla, portaagujas
Catalancartutx, pastilla

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