cartridge belt

noun

Definition of cartridge belt

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

Examples of cartridge belt in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Her lower back arches under the weight of her own willingness, and the cartridge belt burns into her skin like the lick of a whip. Johanna Ekström, The New Yorker, 22 July 2021 The first of them bore rifles and cartridge belts; these were the revolutionaries. Karl Ove Knausgaard, New York Times, 14 Feb. 2018 The first of them bore rifles and cartridge belts; these were the revolutionaries. Karl Ove Knausgaard, New York Times, 14 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of cartridge belt

1849, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of cartridge belt was in 1849

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“Cartridge belt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cartridge%20belt. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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