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noun 
  1. (architecture) an ornamental figure, often on an oval shield
  2. (Egyptian hieroglyphics) an oval figure containing characters that represent the names of royal or divine people
  3. a paper cartridge
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Etymology: French, from Italian cartoccio, from cartaItalian, carta, from Latin charta, from Ancient Greek (khartÄs)


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