cartridge belt

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cartridge belt

n.
A belt with loops or pockets for carrying ammunition or other kinds of equipment.

cartridge belt

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a belt with pockets for cartridge clips or loops for cartridges

car′tridge belt`


n.
a belt of leather or webbing with loops or pockets for carrying cartridges.
[1870–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cartridge belt - a broad belt with loops or pockets for holding ammunitioncartridge belt - a broad belt with loops or pockets for holding ammunition
bandoleer, bandolier - a broad cartridge belt worn over the shoulder by soldiers
belt - a band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)
References in classic literature ?
The mate grabbed three cartridge belts and two Winchesters and skinned up to the cross-trees.
On his head there was a wreck of a hat of indefinite form, but his gun of a new patent was a perfect gem, and his game bag and cartridge belt, though worn, were of the very best quality.
Why had she not thought to strip the cartridge belt from Malbihn's waist before she had left his tent
Pulling on his boots and buckling his cartridge belt and revolver about his hips he stepped to the flap of his tent and looked out.
Then he led her a little farther into the forest, halted beneath a large tree with spreading branches, buckled a cartridge belt and revolver about her waist, and assisted her to clamber into the lower branches.
Riding close to him I reached down from the saddle, and grasping his cartridge belt drew him up across the withers of my mount.
There was no releasing of the ancient padlocks in the time that was left him, so the ape-man called to them to follow him as they were, and, snatching the gun and cartridge belt from the dead sentry, he led the now happy band out through the village gate and into the forest upon the far side of the clearing.
A: That's an old phenomenon called verdigris, which was common and well known with cartridge belts back before nickel-plated brass came into wide use.
She often carried two pistols holstered in cartridge belts, one being a Colt Model 1877 "Lightning" double-action revolver.
Tenders are invited for Device For Loading And Unloading Of Cartridge Belts Assembly Drawing
Be sure to empty all pockets or cartridge belts of lead shot loads and carry only non-toxic shot for all waterfowl endeavors.
The night of June 26/27 was hot, so several of the men slept outside, but they took their sixguns and cartridge belts along.