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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.
In his absence the weights have gone up a further 10lbs to bring Go Ballistic, to be ridden by Tote Cheltenham Gold Cup and Martell Grand National winning jockey Jim Culloty, up to 11st 12lbs.
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.
You can race the EA SPORTS Supercross Series as one of the greats, take it outdoors and go ballistic, or get huge air in freestyle mode.
I refuse to go into some pubs because I won't breathe fuggy air and I go ballistic in restaurants when someone at the next table shoves an outstretched arm - complete with a smoking cigarette - away from their face and into mine.
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.
LUCKY Jim Culloty is out to crown his amazing season with a bid to send Go Ballistic into glorious retirement at Sandown on Saturday.