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

 pel·let /ˈpɛlət/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 pel·let /ˈpɛlət/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pel·let n.
 1. A little ball; as, a pellet of wax on paper.
 2. A bullet; a ball for firearms. [Obs.]
    As swift as a pellet out of a gun.   --Chaucer.
 Pellet gun a gun that fires small pellets, less than 3 mm diameter, usually made of metal.
 Pellet molding Arch., a narrow band ornamented with smalt, flat disks.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pel·let, v. t. To form into small balls; to pelletize. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a small sphere
      2: a solid missile discharged from a firearm; "the shot buzzed
         past his ear" [syn: shot]