Definitions for ".22-250 Remington"
The .22-250 Remington is a rifle cartridge used for varmint shooting and small game hunting. The factory loaded .22-250 Remington can propel a 55 grain spitzer bullet at 3,680 feet per second with 1,654 ft·lbf of energy with a maximum point blank range of 254 yards (232 m), (For this load only). Many other loads with lighter bullets are used to achieve velocities of over 4000 feet per second, while still having the effective energy for use in hunting small game and predators.