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ballistic

Forensics
adjective Referring to projectiles and their trajectories.
 
Sports medicine
adjective Referring to the rapid dynamic movement of a musculoskeletal group.

Vox populi
adjective Popular for berserk, mad, usually in response to a trigger—e.g., when Colin cancelled their date, Jo went ballistic.
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The combination had finished fourth behind Mr Mulligan in 1997 but Go Ballistic was pulled by Dobbin when Looks Like Trouble took the latest running of the Gold Cup two years ago.
With Richard Johnson on board, Go Ballistic edged into the lead with a fine leap but the 5-2 winner would not be denied and rallied to get his head in front right on the line.
And at the last, with Go Ballistic appearing to hold the upper hand, it threatened to turn into a carbon copy of 12 months ago when Unguided Missile rallied under Richard Dunwoody to snatch the spoils from Rough Quest.
Winner of nine of his 57 career starts and in the top three on a further 15 occasions, Go Ballistic amassed pounds 246,505 in win and place prize-money in a ten-season career.
His intended mounts include Barton (Arkle Trophy), The Bajan Bandit (SunAlliance Hurdle), Telemoss (Stayers Hurdle or Coral Cup), Quazar (Triumph Hurdle), Go Ballistic (Gold Cup) and Benbyas (County Hurdle).
The pair achieved a similar finish in the King George VI Chase at Kempton over Christmas suggesting the 11-year-old is thriving and providing he keeps the landing gear in good order Go Ballistic is the pick for this Grade One event.
Double Thriller, the more illustrious stable companion of See More Business, had the lead until three out when Go Ballistic, one of the rank outsiders, went for glory under Tony Dobbin.
THERE is nothing the British public loves more than a valiant loser, and in Go Ballistic the Cheltenham faithful had one all of their own.
THE veteran Go Ballistic heads a field of 20 for the pounds 125,000 Attheraces Gold Cup at Sandown today as the Henrietta Knight trained 13-year-old bids to end his career on a high note.
Some might wonder why Go Ballistic is on 167 but he has done it in good company while Gloria Victis has yet to.
Original top-weight Suny Bay was not among them, meaning that the weights will rise by a total of 11lb, with General Wolfe and Go Ballistic now sharing top-weight on 11st 10lb.
Strong Promise failed his Gold Cup acid test when outstayed by Go Ballistic in the Jim Ford Challenge Cup Chase at Wincanton yesterday.