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claw hammer

noun

: a hammer with a head that is curved and partially split in the back so that it can be used for pulling out nails

Full Definition of CLAW HAMMER

1
:  a hammer with one end of the head forked for pulling out nails
2
:  tailcoat

First Known Use of CLAW HAMMER

circa 1769

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