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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A weapon that is forcibly thrown at a targets but is not self-propelled; Any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine adj. - Impelling or impelled forward.

Usage examples (35)
  • A projectile force
  • The biggest change you're going to see is the way in which we launch a projectile from a barrel.
  • Very often, I won't even care what shape my projectile is (I'll just assume it to be a point-mass).
  • Now, enlightened to what the utility of that extra powder is for, I use a 200 grain projectile, and drive it just 300 fps slower. for more
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