projectile
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /pɹə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛktʌɪl/, /pɹə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛktɪl/
  • (America) IPA: /pɹəˈdʒɛk.taɪl/, /pɹəˈdʒɛk.tl̩/
Noun

projectile (plural projectiles)

  1. an object intended to be or having been fired from a weapon.
  2. (physics) any object propelled through space by the application of a force.
Translations Adjective

projectile (not comparable)

  1. Projecting or impelling forward.
    a projectile force; a projectile weapon
  2. Caused or imparted by impulse or projection; impelled forward.
    projectile motion



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