peen definition

  • noun:
    • The end of a hammerhead opposite the flat striking area, usually wedge-shaped or ball-shaped and employed for chipping, indenting, and metalworking.
    • The (often spherical) end associated with the mind of a hammer opposite the key hammering end.
    • Penis.
    • A round-edged, or hemispherical, end to your head of a hammer or sledge, regularly stretch or fold material by indentation.
    • The sharp-edged end associated with mind of a mason's hammer.
    • That end of a hammer-head or similar device which terminates in an advantage, or in a sharp, rounded cone-shaped, hemispherical, or perhaps specifically modified point, as distinguished form the standard level face. See also cuts under hammer.
    • the section of a hammerhead opposite the level striking surface (might have various shapes)
  • verb-transitive:
    • To hammer, bend, or form with a peen.
    • To draw, fold, or straighten, as material, by hits with the peen of a hammer or sledge.
  • verb:
    • To shape material by hitting it, particularly with a peen.
  • others:
    • to take care of by hitting on a regular basis around aided by the peen of a hammer.

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