cartridge belt

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cartridge belt a broad belt with loops or pockets for holding ammunition
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Cartridge belt a belt having pockets for cartridges.
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Usage

In literature:

A pair of guns on his saddle, and one attached to the cartridge belt about his hips.
"The One-Way Trail" by Ridgwell Cullum
He took a detonite cartridge from his belt and placed it on the floor close to the ropy strands.
"Astounding Stories, May, 1931" by Various
A little later he hid his belt with its heavy row of cartridges, and the sack of dry, useless food.
"Shadow Mountain" by Dane Coolidge
Instead, she looked vacantly at the Storm Centre's cartridge belt and pistols on the seat in front of her.
"The Missourian" by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
A bullet had struck the belt of his cartridge-box, nearly over the heart.
"In The Ranks" by R. E. McBride
All at once she turned and, kneeling, felt about on the floor for her cartridge-belt.
"The Plow-Woman" by Eleanor Gates
Now, then, throw down your cartridge belts.
"The Campaign of the Jungle" by Edward Stratemeyer
His cartridge-belt was still about his waist.
"In the Brooding Wild" by Ridgwell Cullum
Now was their time, and if I only had his belt containing the caps and cartridges, it would have been my time, too.
"In and Out of Rebel Prisons" by Lieut. A. [Alonzo] Cooper
Thick leather belt with counter and cartridges.
"Second Variety" by Philip Kindred Dick
My cartridges and knife were in my belt; my compass and matches, as always, in my pocket.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 4" by Various
His arms were outspread and his cartridge belt and rifle lay by his side.
"Seeds of Pine" by Janey Canuck
Tell me, do you even go to bed with a cartridge-belt on?
"Aletta" by Bertram Mitford
Now take off your cartridge-belt!
"With Rifle and Bayonet" by F.S. Brereton
He carried only the six-shooter and cartridge-belt.
"From Sea to Sea" by Rudyard Kipling
Our accoutrements consisted of a belt, a cartridge box, cap box, bayonet-scabbard, haversack, canteen and knapsack.
"Personal Recollections of the Civil War" by James Madison Stone
He found a rifle beside one of the fallen soldiers, and cartridges in his belt.
"The Guns of Europe" by Joseph A. Altsheler
He took the rifle and filled it with cartridges from Cranston's belt.
"The Voice of the Pack" by Edison Marshall
The name is now given to a similar belt, worn by mounted troops, for carrying cartridges.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 3" by Various
When she tried to lift him the clumsy cartridge belt with the dangling holster kept getting in her way.
"The Trail of Conflict" by Emilie Baker Loring
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In news:

Short, fat, white, hairy male, bedecked with baseball hat, Confederate buckle, cartridge belt, pistol, and holster emblazoned with the Christian symbol of the cross.
I have never reloaded belted cartridges before and was wondering if there is anything that i should be aware of when resizing the 7mm mag cartridges.
I am not aware of anything special to worry about when loading belted cartridges.
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