Definition of Projectile. Meaning of Projectile. Synonyms of Projectile

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Projectile. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Projectile and, of course, Projectile synonyms and on the right images related to the word Projectile.

Definition of Projectile

Projectile
Projectile Pro*ject"ile, a. [Cf. F. projectile.] 1. Projecting or impelling forward; as, a projectile force. 2. Caused or imparted by impulse or projection; impelled forward; as, projectile motion. --Arbuthnot.
Projectile
Projectile Pro*ject"ile, n. [Cf. F. projectile.] 1. A body projected, or impelled forward, by force; especially, a missile adapted to be shot from a firearm. 2. pl. (Mech.) A part of mechanics which treats of the motion, range, time of flight, etc., of bodies thrown or driven through the air by an impelling force.

Meaning of Projectile from wikipedia

- A projectile is any object thrown by the exertion of a force. It can also be defined as an object launched into the space and allowed to move free under...
- A s**** is a payload-carrying projectile that, as opposed to a solid round shot, contains an explosive, incendiary or other chemical fillings, though modern...
- Projectile motion is a form of motion experienced by an object or particle (a projectile) that is projected near the Earth's surface and moves along a...
- In archaeological terms, a projectile point is an object that was hafted to weapon that was capable of being thrown or projected, such as a spear, dart...
- ****uming a flat Earth with a uniform gravity field, and no air resistance, a projectile launched with specific initial conditions will have a predictable range...
- A slug is a term used for a bulky solid ballistic projectile. It is "solid" in the sense of being composed of one piece; the shape can vary widely, including...
- configuration of a linear motor that accelerate a ferromagnetic or conducting projectile to high velocity. In almost all coilgun configurations, the coils and...
- to launch high velocity projectiles. The projectile normally does not contain explosives, instead relying on the projectile's high speed, m****, and kinetic...
- Unrotated Projectile, or UP, was a 7-inch anti-aircraft rocket developed for the Royal Navy by Alwyn Crow at the Ministry of Supply's Projectile Development...
- Muzzle velocity is the speed of a projectile (bullet, pellet, slug, ball/shots or s****) with respect to the muzzle at the moment it leaves the end of...
Loading...