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For example, something tiny like an electron can act like a particle–getting shot through space and colliding with other particles like billiard balls.Meet the mysterious particle that’s the dark horse in dark matter|Leto Sapunar|February 25, 2022|Popular-Science
The story of commercial plastics began in the 1860s, when John Wesley Hyatt, seeking a substitute for the ivory popularly used in billiard balls, landed on a material later called celluloid.Materials of the last century shaped modern life, but at a price|Carolyn Wilke|January 28, 2022|Science News
His lordship retired shortly to his study, Hetton and Mr. Haggard betook themselves to the billiard-room.
When his lordship retired early, as was his custom, the other men adjourned once more to the billiard-room.
Longcluse had made up his mind promptly on the night of the billiard-match played in the Saloon Tavern.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
The improvement has come at last, and these streets are now almost of a billiard-table smoothness.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
Its water in a general way moves as does a billiard ball when it flies from one cushion to another.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler