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pellet

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English

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
pellet

Plural
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pellet ({{{1}}})
  1. Usually a small, compressed, symmetrical and hard chunk of matter. Ex: Wood pellet, ore pellet, etc.
  2. A lead projectile used as ammunition in rifled air guns.
  3. Compressed byproduct of digestion regurgitated by owls. Serves as a waste disposal mechanism for that species, as it can't excrete feces.

Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to pellet

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to pellet (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To form into pellets
  2. To strike with pellets

Finnish

Noun

pellet

  1. Plural form of pelle.

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