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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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USIL supplies ballistic and fragmentation protection equipment in more than eighty countries around the world.
They are integrated to provide the ability to shoot down ballistic missiles throughout their flight path.
In addition to its nuclear program, the second most important program of Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) is its ballistic missile program.
The Security Council statement condemned the 23 August launch as well as the North's ballistic missile launches on 2 August and 18 July and the firing of a submarine-launched ballistic missile on 9 July.
I call upon Iran to refrain from conducting such ballistic missile launches since they have the potential to increase tensions in the region," Ban wrote.
The South Korean military successfully test-fired a ballistic missile with a range of 500 km, named Hyunmoo-2B, on June 3.
Iran has consistently refused to negotiate about limits to its ballistic missile program, even though its program has been subject to Security Council resolutions for years.
The trial was crucial for the two- layer defence system that is being prepared as it has to be capable of destroying a ballistic missile with a 2,000- km range both inside and outside the earth's atmosphere.
Iran's ballistic program has also been a concern for the West since ballistic missile can be used to deliver nuclear warheads.
North Korea reportedly test fired two medium-range ballistic missiles Wednesday from a site north of the capital, Pyongyang, into the sea off its east coast.
MSA unveiled the potential sale of the ballistic helmet operation in March.
A modified Prithvi missile mimicking the ballistic missile was launched at 1010 hrs from ITR Chandipur with radars located at different locations tracking the incoming ballistic missile.