Synonyms for ballistic-pendulum

1. ballistic pendulum (n.)

a physical pendulum consisting of a large mass suspended from a rod; when it is struck by a projectile its displacement is used to measure the projectile's velocity


2. ballistic (adj.)

relating to or characteristic of the motion of objects moving under their own momentum and the force of gravity


3. pendulum (n.)

an apparatus consisting of an object mounted so that it swings freely under the influence of gravity