The velocity with which a bullet or shell leaves the muzzle of a gun.
- So, instead, the muzzle velocity for a bullet coming out of a gun is typically given in feet per second.
- Adding a silencer to a rifle increases the muzzle velocity.
- The weapon had a muzzle velocity of fifty-five hundred meters per second, and even Karl had to be well-braced to fire it with any degree of accuracy.
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Syllabification: muz·zle ve·loc·i·ty
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