With the pellet gun pointed at him the manager opened the safe.
Heber, who was struck by a pellet round to his head, was not seriously injured.
Sleet is rain mixed with snow; there are pellet like snowflakes that fall between warming and cooling fronts.
pellet pel·let (pěl'ĭt)
A small pill; a pilule.
A small rod-shaped or ovoid mass, as of compressed steroid hormones, intended for subcutaneous implantation in body tissues to provide timed release over an extended period of time.