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BALLISTIC

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does ballistic mean? 

BALLISTIC (adjective)
  The adjective BALLISTIC has 1 sense:

1. relating to or characteristic of the motion of objects moving under their own momentum and the force of gravity

  Familiarity information: BALLISTIC used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BALLISTIC (adjective)


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Meaning:

Relating to or characteristic of the motion of objects moving under their own momentum and the force of gravity

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)

Context example:

ballistic missile

Pertainym:

ballistics (the trajectory of an object in free flight)


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