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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Diamond Hammer (A).
 
A hammer or pick for “whetting” millstones. The diamond hammer is provided with several sharp-pointed teeth to give a uniform roughness to the surface of the stone. Also to a steel pick with diamondshaped point at each extrernity to recut grooves in stone.   1
 


 Diamond (Newton’s favourite little dog).Diamond Jousts (The). 

 
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