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Noun: cartouche  kaa(r)'toosh
  1. A cartridge (usually with paper casing)
    - cartouch
  2. (architecture) an oval or oblong design typically edged with ornamental scrollwork
    - cartouch
  3. (Egyptian hieroglyphics) an oval figure containing the characters for a royal or divine name
    - cartouch

Derived forms: cartouches

Type of: cartridge

Encyclopedia: Cartouche, roi de Paris