Meaning of BALLISTIC in English

BALLISTIC

adjective Etymology: Latin ballista Date: circa 1775 of or relating to ~s or to a body in motion according to the laws of ~s, being or characterized by repeated bouncing , extremely and usually suddenly excited, upset, or angry ; wild , ~ally adverb

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