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cartridge fuse[′kär·trij ‚fyüz]
A type of electric fuse in which the fusible element is connected between metal ferrules at either end of an insulating tube.
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A fuse enclosed in a cylindrical tube, which protects an electric circuit against the excessive flow of current.
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