Trajecting
Traject Tra*ject", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Trajected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Trajecting}.] [L. trajectus, p. p. of trajicere to throw across; trans across + jacere to throw. See {Jet} a shooting forth.] To throw or cast through, over, or across; as, to traject the sun's light through three or more cross prisms. [R.] --Sir I. Newton. [1913 Webster]

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  • Traject — Traj ect, n. [L. trajectus, fr. trajicere: cf. F. trajet, OF. traject. See {Traject}, v. t.] 1. A place for passing across; a passage; a ferry. [Obs.] Cotgrave. [1913 Webster] 2. The act of trajecting; trajection. [1913 Webster] 3. A trajectory.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Traject — Tra*ject , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Trajected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Trajecting}.] [L. trajectus, p. p. of trajicere to throw across; trans across + jacere to throw. See {Jet} a shooting forth.] To throw or cast through, over, or across; as, to traject… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Trajected — Traject Tra*ject , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Trajected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Trajecting}.] [L. trajectus, p. p. of trajicere to throw across; trans across + jacere to throw. See {Jet} a shooting forth.] To throw or cast through, over, or across; as, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Trajection — Tra*jec tion, n. [L. trajectio a crossing over, transposition.] 1. The act of trajecting; a throwing or casting through or across; also, emission. Boyle. [1913 Webster] 2. Transposition. [R.] Knatchbull. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tra|jec|tion — «truh JEHK shuhn», noun. Archaic. the act of trajecting or fact of being trajected …   Useful english dictionary

  • tra|ject — «verb. truh JEHKT; noun. TRAJ ehkt», verb, noun. –v.t. 1. to throw across; cast over: »A persistent temptation to administer the sacramental wafer to his parishioners lips by standing back two or three feet and trajecting it in a lovely arc over… …   Useful english dictionary

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