ballistic

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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 guy goes ballistic and starts yelling and screaming,'' said Deputy Dave Miklos.
Photo: Charging off to look for his missing wife, a frustrated Jeff (Kurt Russell) goes ballistic in ``Breakdown.
Veteran Petersen is also a major contributor as the father who goes ballistic when he must to defend his family.