Meaning of CASSETTE in English

CASSETTE

n. a sealed case containing a length of tape, ribbon, etc., ready for insertion in a machine, esp.:

1. a length of magnetic tape wound on to spools, ready for insertion in a tape recorder.

2 a length of photographic film, ready for insertion in a camera.

Etymology: F, dimin. of casse CASE(2)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.