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pellet

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a usually round or cone-shaped little piece of lead made to be fired from a firearm
  • the tightly packed pellets of a shotgun cartridge

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pellet

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of pellet (Entry 2 of 2)

as in bead, pearl

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The first known use of pellet was in the 14th century

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“Pellet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pellet. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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