(Firearms) A sliding bar that pushes the cartridge into place, closes the breech, and extracts the empty cartridge case after firing
A set of electron orbitals that have nearly the same energy. Electrons in outer shells have greater energy than those in shells closer to the nucleus. Elements in the Periodic Table range from the lightest elements with electrons normally occupying one shell (hydrogen and helium) to the heaviest, with electrons in seven shells (radium and uranium, for instance).
A similar piece of ammunition, such as a shotgun shell.
An attempt to hit with a missile
A spherical or almost spherical body:
A projectile is defined as something that is propelled or shot through the air, or a special type of missile that is fired from a gun or rocket.
A guided missile.
Nuclear, biological, chemical, or explosive materials, such as rockets or grenades, that are used as weapons.
A discrete mass of a material that moves as a unit, usually through another material.
Eagerness to do, act, go, etc. quickly
Lead is defined as a heavy, soft, flexible metal.
An identifiable substance, such as a dye or radioactive isotope, that can be followed through the course of a mechanical, chemical, or biological process. Tracers are used in radioimmunoassays and other laboratory testing. The use of radioactive iodine, for example, can give information about thyroid gland metabolism.
(Baseball) A pitch thrown with great velocity and that travels in a relatively straight line
An apparatus for heating or warming a room, car, water, etc.; stove, furnace, radiator, etc.
A substance used in warfare to produce a smoke screen.
One that hums.
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