Rammer
Rammer Ram"mer (r[a^]m"m[~e]r), n. One who, or that which, rams or drives. Specifically: (a) An instrument for driving anything with force; as, a rammer for driving stones or piles, or for beating the earth to more solidity. (b) A rod for forcing down the charge of a gun; a ramrod. (c) (Founding) An implement for pounding the sand of a mold to render it compact. [1913 Webster]

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  • rammer — ram·mer …   English syllables

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