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  • adj. shaped in the form of a hammer


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  • There was also a patch, with the stylized hammer-shaped symbol of Kosmograd.

    I Don’t Understand ?

  • But my favorite SW toy was--for some unknown reason--Hammerhead, the background extra in the New Hope Cantina who had, well, a hammer-shaped head.

    LEGO® STAR WARS The Visual Dictionary 10.10.09 Launch!

  • Divers lucky enough to catch the sight say it's like a living curtain of sharks, their hammer-shaped heads lending an otherworldly feel.

    Dive Time

  • Illustration: Joe Corroney Gallery: The New Star Wars Videogame Unleashes the Force in You A Sliver of the Star Wars Galaxy On the wall behind Leland Chee's desk is a portrait of an Ithorian, an alien with a hammer-shaped head that you glimpse briefly in the famous Star Wars cantina scene.

    Meet Leland Chee, the Star Wars Franchise Continuity Cop

  • Wallace's fast eye-brain-lexicon-hand coordination lets him crank out small wonders at a fearsome rate: a tennis player whose narrow face has a "rodentially patrician" look, a field of "hammer-shaped" off derricks "bobbing fellatially."

    And Now, Infinite Scoop

  • Could have been low blood sugar on my part — but even with food in me, it looks to be hammer-shaped.

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  • Hovering only feet below the illuminated surface, armies of sleek, dark forms swam in parallel against the current, their unmistakable hammer-shaped skulls wagging back and forth as if to the beat of some prehistoric rhythm.

    Deception Point

  • Tornec held the painted scapula in an upright position, and tapped it in various places with the hammer-shaped implement made of antler, adjusting the position slightly.

    The Mammoth Hunters

  • With a hammer-shaped section of an antler, Mamut was beating on the skull of a mammoth, painted with geometric lines and symbols.

    The Mammoth Hunters

  • A woman who was kneeling in front of the large femur began tapping out a steady beat with a hammer-shaped section of reindeer antler, but the sounds she was producing were more than rhythmic.

    The Mammoth Hunters


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