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Synonyms for cannonball

a solid projectile that in former times was fired from a cannon

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"No traditional timing clock, no corner marshals, no closed courses; just you, your bike, and your honor," said a description on the Cannonball Rides website.
The 2017 Cannonball, which got under way at Point Village in Dublin yesterday, will see more than 190 supercars blaze a trail over the weekend.
The two-wheel category will have the premier Cannonball 1,000 division, which will join the cars in the endurance run.
Simpleton is the weakest at |2.6%, Un-human Cannonball the strongest at 11%.
After making the finds, Gwynedd Archaeological Trust posted a picture of the cannonball on their Twitter page with the words: "Funny what you find during excavations!" The artefacts have now been sent away to be assessed by archeology experts.
Cosmic Cannonball faces no easy task off top weight from a wide draw in her first handicap.
Starring Burt Reynolds, the original characters from the first Cannonball film, released in 1981, once more race across the United States in various cars and trucks.
His best-known directing efforts involved 1970s Burt Reynolds action comedies, including "Smokey,'' "Cannonball Run'' and "Stroker Ace.'' He also directed Arnold Schwarzenegger in "The Villain.
YENy DELHy (CyHAN)- Panic erupted in Dadua village near Chandigarh Sunday after a huge cannonball was recovered from a nearby forest.
Not all luxury car owners, though, can become members of the CannonBall Club.
They scored a number one on the Official Singles Chart after their debut single Cannonball shifted more than 210,000 copies in its first week.
A HUMAN cannonball act ended in horror yesterday when a 23-year-old stuntman plunged to his death.
AUSTRALIA Royal Ascot runner-up Cannonball has been switched to Gai Waterhouse's team in Sydney for the remainder of his Australian campaign and will be aimed at the prestigious Newmarket Handicap at Flemington on March 6.
London, Sep 5 (ANI): A Pennsylvania man, who recreates firearms from old wars, is said to have accidentally fired a cannonball through the wall of his neighbour's home.
The three-year-old, ridden by Tom Queally, held off the late challenge of American raider Cannonball while Lesson In Humility was a brave third.