ball-peen hammer

[ bawl-peen ]
/ ˈbɔlˌpin /

noun

a hammer having a hemispherical peen (ball peen ) for beating metal.

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British Dictionary definitions for ball-peen hammer

ball-peen hammer

noun

a hammer that has one end of its head shaped in a hemisphere for beating metal, etc
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