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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ballistics  \Bal*lis"tics\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  balistique  See 
  {Ballista}.] 
  The  science  or  art  of  hurling  missile  weapons  by  the  use  of 
  an  engine.  --Whewell. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ballistics 
  n  1:  the  trajectory  of  an  object  in  free  flight  [syn:  {ballistic 
  trajectory}] 
  2:  the  science  of  flight  dynamics 




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