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Synonyms for projectile

Synonyms for projectile

a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled

impelling or impelled forward

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This comes hours after North Korea fired two more unidentified projectiles into the East Sea, according to South Korean news agencies.
During the afternoon, the Chief of the V Police Department of Police, General Hugo Zenteno was constituted in the place where he confirmed that the expertise threw as a result that the projectile that left a slit was a marble or glass ball.
Perhaps the biggest change in philosophy of ammunition performance is the advancement in projectile design.
In a statement to the Yemeni News Agency (Saba), he said" The projectile attack against Abha airport is a serious escalation, indicating the level of Iranian support to the rebel militia that is clearly employed by the Iranian regime to destabilize security and stability in the region in a bid to reduce international pressures up Tehran".
The present research aims to study the effects of projectile, the processing parameters and cavity geometry on the RWT of the W-PAIM pipes.
In the process of developing more effective tools for obtaining food, protecting their land or rebelling against a tyrannical government, people incorporated innovations such as lands and grooves inside the barrel to impart spin on the projectile and improve accuracy.
The ARX[R] bullet is a universal hunting projectile. The Umarex[R] SpeedBelt[TM] ARX[R] bullet reduces recoil and loads easily in muzzleloaders with no lubrication required.
'The terrorist militia has targeted civilians with a projectile' killing three civilians in Jazan, coalition spokesman Colonel Turki al-Maliki said.
By tinkering with various weights of projectiles, John is able to shoot 1-inch groups at 100 yards and feels he can do better with further experimentation.
Turkish television pictures showed Gunes clutching his head in pain and bewilderment and falling to the turf after being hit by the projectile, suspected to be a cigarette lighter.'WE AWATCHED ANIMALS'The incident happened after a row erupted between Fenerbahce fans and Besiktas players on the bench.
During flight, since the projectile is affected by factors such as the environment, certain errors will inevitably be caused in the measurement system.
We present the development of a prototype for an active projectile detection that operates in near IR spectrum.
All investigations in this study were conducted by means of numerical modeling using SPH solver of ANSYS AUTODYN hydrocode [9] for a 1 mm aluminum projectile impacting the shields at a speed of 7 km/s.
Since, according to the simple geometrical consideration, the total number of projectile participants ([P.sub.proj]), target participants ([P.sub.targ]), and binary collisions ([B.sub.c]) is calculated [22].
The dynamics of a granular bed impacted by a projectile penetrating at normal angle are still a challenging problem.