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traject

[truh-jekt] /trəˈdʒɛkt/
verb (used with object), Archaic.
1.
to transport, transmit, or transpose.
Origin of traject
1545-1555
1545-55; < Latin trājectus (past participle of trāicere to cast, throw over or across), equivalent to trā- (variant of trāns- trans-) + -jec- (combining form of jacere to throw) + -tus past participle suffix
Related forms
trajection, noun
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  • In many places the only traject was a narrow ledge, with deep precipices beneath, and often steep, rugged acclivities above.

    Some Heroes of Travel W. H. Davenport Adams
British Dictionary definitions for traject

traject

/trəˈdʒɛkt/
verb
1.
(transitive) (archaic) to transport or transmit
Derived Forms
trajection, noun
Word Origin
C17: from Latin trājectus cast over, from trāicere to throw across, from trans- + iacere to throw
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