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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bul·let /ˈbʊlət ||ˈbʌ-/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bul·let n.
 1. A small ball.
 2. A missile, usually of lead, and round or elongated in form, to be discharged from a rifle, musket, pistol, or other small firearm.
 3. A cannon ball. [Obs.]
    A ship before Greenwich . . . shot off her ordnance, one piece being charged with a bullet of stone.   --Stow.
 4. The fetlock of a horse.
 Note: [See Illust. under Horse.]
 Bullet tree. See Bully tree.
 Bullet wood, the wood of the bullet tree.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a projectile that is fired from a gun [syn: slug]
      2: a high-speed passenger train [syn: bullet train]
      3: (baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity; "he swung
         late on the fastball"; "he showed batters nothing but
         smoke" [syn: fastball, heater, smoke, hummer]