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Pellet

Pel´let   Pronunciation: pĕl´lĕt
n.1.A little ball; as, a pellet of wax on paper.
2.A bullet; a ball for firearms.
As swift as a pellet out of a gun.
- Chaucer.
Pellet gun
a gun that fires small pellets, less than 3 mm diameter, usually made of metal.
Pellet molding
(Arch.) a narrow band ornamented with smalt, flat disks.
v. t.1.To form into small balls; to pelletize.
Noun1.Pelletpellet - a small sphere
2.pellet - a solid missile discharged from a firearm; "the shot buzzed past his ear"
Synonyms: shot
ball, balloon, bar shot, bead, bird shot, bladder, blob, boll, bolus, brickbat, bubble, buckshot, bulb, bulbil, bulblet, bullet, cannon shot, cannonball, case shot, crossbar shot, duck shot, dumdum bullet, egg, ellipsoid, expanding bullet, geoid, globe, globelet, globoid, globule, glomerulus, gob, gobbet, grape, grapeshot, knob, knot, langrel shot, lapidate, manstopping bullet, marble, oblate spheroid, orb, orbit, orblet, pea, pearl, pebble, pelt, pill, prolate spheroid, rifle ball, rondure, round shot, shell, shot, shrapnel, slug, sphere, spheroid, spherule, split shot, stone
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Pellet molding
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