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Noun: pellet  pe-lit
  1. A small sphere
     
  2. A solid missile discharged from a firearm
    "the pellet buzzed past his ear";
    - shot

Derived forms: pellets

Type of: ball, globe, missile, orb, projectile

Part of: canister, canister shot, case shot

Encyclopedia: Pellet, fuel