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trip hammer

[′trip ‚ham·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A large power hammer whose head is tripped and falls by cam or lever action.
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Clarion Hotel: exit Route 13 at North Triphammer Road; continue south one block.
Fighting in the unlikely setting of Chase Leisure Centre, 24-year-old "Cool Hand" Luke was more than holding his own before a triphammer left hook separated him from his senses.
You're just here to stop me having fun," he bellowed last night before storming upstairs and spinning a CD full blast that sounded like an industrial triphammer.
Here, he kept up the triphammer tension, eventually exploding into a set-topping party piece.
The store will be located just north of the Cornell University campus - at the intersection of State Highway 13 and North Triphammer Road - and is expected to draw customers from nearby towns throughout the southern portion of the Finger Lakes Region.