hammer drill


hammer drill
noun a power drill that delivers a rapid succession of blows.

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  • Hammer — /ham euhr/, n. Armand, 1898 1990, U.S. businessman and art patron. * * * I Tool for pounding or delivering repeated blows. Hand hammers have a handle and striking head. Surfaces of hammerheads vary in size, angle of orientation to the handle… …   Universalium

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