frangible

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Synonyms for frangible

easily broken or damaged

Words related to frangible

capable of being broken

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Made of compressed tin and other materials, frangible rounds break up on impact, especially on steel targets.
To further minimize that risk, the firearm could be loaded with frangible rounds (also called "rat shot"), special ammunition charged with very small pellets that are effective only at short range.
To keep things clean and safe in the indoor environment, only nontoxic frangible rounds are used.