Meaning of CASSETTE in English

CASSETTE

[cas.sette] also ca.sette n [F, fr. MF, dim. of ONF casse case] (1793) 1: casket 1

2: a usu. flat case or container that is used esp. in a device or machine, that holds something which is difficult, troublesome, or awkward to handle, and that can be easily loaded or unloaded: as a: a lightproof magazine for holding film or plates for use in a camera b: a plastic cartridge containing magnetic tape with the tape on one reel passing to the other

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