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mallet

(mal′ĕt)
1. In dentistry, a hammer-like tool to condense direct filling gold.
2. In orthopedics, a small hammer.
3. Malleus.

mallet,

n a hammering instrument.
mallet, hard,
n a small hammer with a leather-, rubber-, fiber-, or metal-faced head; used to supply force or to supplement hand force for the compaction of foil or amalgam and to seat cast restorations.

mallet

a heavy-headed surgical instrument used for driving a bone chisel.

Kirk mallet
a mallet with a solid bronze head.
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The bright lights of Olympic glory felt a million miles away for Webb as she struggled through the dark winter at Meadowbank Stadium where the loss of a set of floodlights limited her to the bizarre training regime with the rubber hammer.
Ticklish laughter, Harris concludes, rather than being social interaction, appears to be a reflex, much the same as the one a doctor elicits from a patient's knee with a little rubber hammer.
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Next you need a non-metallic hammer, like a leather or wooden mallet or a weighted rubber hammer.
My understanding then of Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew was bad-tempered woman meets bad-tempered man and bashes him on the head with a rubber hammer.
He explained the problem and, to my horror, they vigorously bashed the port wing aileron with rubber hammers.
He's made the Statue of Liberty disappear and walked through the Great Wall of China, a piece of trickery later recreated on the Vegas stage in the somewhat scaled-down form of a large sheet of metal which audience members tested by whacking it with rubber hammers.