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slot machine [2]click to hear

Electronic or mechanical gambling machine that is operated by inserting a coin into a slot in order to obtain a sequence of winning symbols.
slot machine [2] reel payout tray winning line coin reject slot symbol lever coin slot casing jackpot feed electrical payout linkage strongbox jackpot box coin chute spring linkage reel plate payout trigger

reel click to hear

Cylinder inscribed with symbols that is activated by the machine’s lever; when the three reels stop, the symbols line up to create a combination.

payout tray click to hear

Plate onto which the player’s winnings are dispensed.

winning line click to hear

Display showing the combinations of winning symbols and the winnings to be paid.

coin reject slot click to hear

Small hole into which rejected coins fall.

symbol click to hear

Shape used to create combinations.

lever click to hear

Device connected to the spring linkage to activate the reels.

coin slot click to hear

Opening through which coins are inserted into the machine in order to play.

casing click to hear

Case enclosing and protecting the device’s mechanism.

jackpot feed click to hear

Tube that deposits some of the coins inserted into the slot machine into the jackpot box.

electrical payout linkage click to hear

Device used to determine the amount of the payout.

strongbox click to hear

Metal covering that protects the machine’s internal mechanisms against theft.

jackpot box click to hear

Box containing the coins for the slot machine’s top prize.

coin chute click to hear

Tube that deposits coins into the payout tray when a player has won.

spring linkage click to hear

Device that activates the reels.

reel plate click to hear

Toothed wheel that stops the reels.

payout trigger click to hear

Mechanism used to dispense coins when a player has won.