an artificial pond for maintaining a head of water at a water mill.
- Hammer price
noun 1. the price offered as the winning bid in a public auction
[ham-er-smith] /ˈhæm ərˌsmɪθ/ noun 1. a borough of Greater London, England.
- Hammersmith and fulham
/ˈhæməˌsmɪθ/ noun 1. a borough of Greater London on the River Thames: established in 1965 by the amalgamation of Fulham and Hammersmith. Pop: 174 200 (2003 est). Area: 16 sq km (6 sq miles)
[ham-er-stahyn] /ˈhæm ərˌstaɪn/ noun 1. Oscar, 1847?–1919, U.S. theatrical manager, born in Germany. 2. his grandson, Oscar II, 1895–1960, U.S. lyricist and librettist.