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Etymology

From French cassette.

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Noun

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cassette

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  1. A small flat case containing magnetic tape on two reels, used to record and play back audio and video material.
  2. Any similar small cartridge, such as for a computer disk.
  3. (photography) A lightproof container for photographic film.
  4. (genetics) A modular DNA sequence encoding one or more genes for a single biochemical function.
  5. (cycling) A set of sprockets mounted onto a splined shaft on the freehub.

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French

Etymology

cas (case) + -ette (diminutive), hence a small case

Pronunciation

Noun

cassette f

  1. a cassette tape

Italian

Noun

cassette f.

  1. Plural form of cassetta.

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