Mallet

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  • a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden); used to drive wedges or ram down paving stones or for crushing or beating or flattening or smoothing
  • a light drumstick with a rounded head that is used to strike percussion instruments
  • a sports implement with a long handle and a head like a hammer; used in sports (polo or croquet) to hit a ball

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  • a sports implement with a long handle and a head like a hammer; used in sports (polo or croquet) to hit a ball ,
  • a light drumstick with a rounded head that is used to strike percussion instruments ,
  • a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden); used to drive wedges or ram down paving stones or for crushing or beating or flattening or smoothing

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  • Mallet: A mallet is a kind of hammer , often made of rubber or sometimes wood , that is smaller than a maul or beetle and usually with a ...
  • Mallet locomotive: The Mallet Locomotive is a type of articulated steam railway locomotive , invented by the Swiss engineer Anatole Mallet (1837 - 1919). ...
  • Percussion mallet: A percussion mallet or beater is an object used to strike or beat a percussion instrument in order to produce its sound. A mallet is ...
  • Demond Mallet: Dayon Demond Mallet (born February 22, 1978) is an American professional basketball player that plays with FIATC Joventut in the Spanish ...
  • David Mallet (writer): David Mallet (or Malloch) (c.1705–1765) was a Scottish dramatist. He was educated at the University of Edinburgh , and went to London in ...
  • Robert Mallet: Robert Mallet, FRS, MRIA (3 June 1810 – 5 November 1881), Irish geophysicist , civil engineer , and inventor who distinguished himself in ...
  • Anatole Mallet: Jules T. Anatole Mallet (23 May 1837 – 10 October 1919) was a Swiss mechanical engineer , who was the inventor of the first successful ...
  • Mallet (habit): A mallet is a small-tree form of Eucalyptus found in Western Australia . Unlike the mallee , it is single-stemmed and lacks a lignotuber ...

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