The definition of ballistic is something that has to do with ammunition, bombs, shells or other projectiles.(adjective)
An example of something that can be described as ballistic is a training in usage of ammunition.
To go ballistic is to get angry and lose your temper.(verb)
An example of someone going ballistic is a parent whose child repeatedly defied her rules.
See ballistic in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < ballista
See ballistic in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: From ballista.
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