[ truh-jekt ]
/ trəˈdʒɛkt /
verb (used with object) Archaic.
to transport, transmit, or transpose.
transfer, transition, flow, journey, progress, passing, trip, change, movement, transmit, siphon, relay, disseminate, conduct, impart, broadcast, spread, convey, address, carry
Origin of traject
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
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Examples from the Web for traject
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
/ (trəˈdʒɛkt) /
(tr) archaic to transport or transmit
Word Origin for traject
C17: from Latin trājectus cast over, from trāicere to throw across, from trans- + iacere to throw
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