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English definition of “cartridge”

cartridge

noun [C]     /ˈkɑː.trɪdʒ/ US  /ˈkɑːr-/
a small part with a particular purpose , used in a larger piece of equipment , which can be easily replaced with another similar part : an ink / printer cartridgeWords meaning parts of things a small tube containing an explosive substance and a bullet for use in a gun Bullets and cartridges
(Definition of cartridge noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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