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projectile

美国发音:[prə'dʒekt(ə)l]
英国发音:[prə'dʒektaɪl]

[n]
英语解释:an object that is shot or thrown as a weapon
常见翻译:抛射体

object thrown as a weapon.
A projectile is an object like a bullet, explosive or a stone thrown at others, especially the enemy, as a weapon. Humans have used projectiles for long as weapons which can hurt the enemy from a distance. In modern times, they have taken the form of bullets, bombs, grenades, etc.