from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Y-shaped stick having an elastic strap attached to the prongs, used for flinging small stones.
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- n. A Y-shaped stick with an elastic band between the arms used for shooting small projectiles.
- v. To use the gravity of a moving planet to add momentum to a spacecraft.
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- n. a plaything consisting of a Y-shaped stick with elastic between the arms; used to propel small stones
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