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pelletnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpel.ət/  us   /ˈpel.ət/
a ​small hard ​ball or tube-shaped ​piece of any ​substance: iron/​lead/​wax/​plastic/​paper pellets food pellets
the ​solidwaste of ​particularanimals: rabbit/​sheep pellets
smallmetalobjects that are ​shot from some ​types of ​gun: airgun pellets shotgun pellets a pellet gun
(Definition of pellet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pelletnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpel·ət/
a ​small, hard, ball-shaped or tube-shaped ​piece of any ​substance: shotgun pellets plastic pellets
(Definition of pellet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pellet”
in Spanish bolita, perdigón…
in Vietnamese viên đạn nhỏ…
in Malaysian kacang-kacang…
in Thai ก้อนกลมเล็ก ๆ…
in French boulette, grain…
in German das Kügelchen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小硬球, 小丸, 颗粒状物…
in Turkish topak, yumak, saçma…
in Russian дробинка, пулька…
in Indonesian peluru…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小硬球, 小丸, 顆粒狀物…
in Polish kulka…
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