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.

 

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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.

2.

The act of trajecting; trajection.

3.

A trajectory.

[R.]

I. Taylor.

 

© Webster 1913.

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