Examples of pellet in a Sentence
the tightly packed pellets of a shotgun cartridge
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Officers found the suspects a short time later and concluded that the weapons were BB pellet guns.
Never again would I be subjected to the weird, brown buckwheat pellets that were neither chewy nor crunchy, not exactly mushy but far from solid.
The plastic pellets, often found in scrubs, go down the drain and can eventually pollute rivers, lakes, and oceans.
Yet Tamir Rice, a black 12-year-old, was shot dead in Cleveland within seconds of being observed carrying what proved to be a pellet gun.
As Hideki Matsuyama warmed up Sunday afternoon at the Bridgestone Invitational, his tee shots raised the question: Was that a golf club in his hands or a pellet gun?
Waldemar Wojtczak, a Polish DJ who was collapsed at Miami’s airport with 53 pellets of cocaine inside his stomach, accepted a plea deal of three years in prison.
Instead of a hand or clasp, the gripper is a balloon filled with styrofoam pellets and coffee grounds that conforms to objects and holds them tight when air is suctioned out.
Rice had been playing with a pellet gun in November 2014 when two white officers pulled up on him outside a Cleveland recreation center and killed him.
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