Definition of Hammerheads

1. Noun. (plural of hammerhead) ¹



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Definition of Hammerheads

1. hammerhead [n] - See also: hammerhead

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hammerheads

hammer nose
hammer out
hammer throw
hammerable
hammercloth
hammercloths
hammered
hammered dulcimer
hammerer
hammerers
hammerhead
hammerhead ribozyme
hammerhead shark
hammerhead sharks
hammerheads (current term)
hammering
hammerings
hammerkop
hammerkops
hammerless
hammerlike
hammerlock
hammerlocks
hammerman
hammermen
hammermill
hammers
hammersmith
hammersmiths

Literary usage of Hammerheads

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1. Ladybugs, Tornadoes, and Swirling Galaxies: English Language Learners ...by Brad Buhrow, Anne Upczak Garcia by Brad Buhrow, Anne Upczak Garcia (2006)
"The two boys begin looking through the books and find several pages dedicated to hammerheads. Joan grabs a pen and begins to jot down information he finds ..."

2. The U. S. Coal Industry, 1970-1990: Two Decades of Change (1992)
"Except for the hammerheads, whose name well characterizes their appearance, these sharks all look much alike to the untrained eye. ..."

3. Library of Natural History by Richard Lydekker (1901)
"Having teeth very similar to the true sharks, the five species known as hammerheads or hammer-headed sharks, one of which (Sphyrna malleus) is represented ..."

4. Best Dives of the Western Hemisphere by Joyce Huber (1999)
"r& Wolf Island, also in the northern sector, features more hammerheads at Shark Bay. ... The currents spin with hammerheads, reef sharks, turtles, ..."

5. Red Sea Sharks by Jeremy Stafford-Deitsch (1999)
"hammerheads - of which the scalloped hammerhead is the common Red Sea example ... This is hardly surprising when one realizes that hammerheads are the most ..."

6. The Pianoforte and Its Acoustic Properties by Siegfried Hansing (1904)
"CAPPING hammerheads WITH BUCKSKIN. Looking at an action in a much-used instrument, one instantly observes the deep furrows made in the felt by the stroke of ..."

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