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FINAL HAMMER [1 record]

Record 1 2005-12-22

English

Subject field(s)
  • Curling
DEF

The last delivery in the last end of a curling game, thus, the last hammer of the meet.

OBS

Usually, the side having won the coin toss had chosen to throw that final delivery; it is thus the skip of that team who has the honour and the responsibility of the final delivery.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Curling
DEF

Le dernier lancer de pierre à s'exécuter dans la dernière manche d'un match de curling, donc, le dernier marteau de la rencontre.

OBS

Habituellement, l'équipe ayant remporté le tirage au sort choisit de sorte à avoir l'avantage de jouer ce dernier marteau; c'est donc le capitaine de cette équipe qui a l'honneur et la responsabilité de ce dernier lancer.

OBS

Pluriel : des matchs ou des matches.

OBS

matchs (pl.) : Cette graphie, puisée des Rectifications de l'orthographe recommandées par le Conseil supérieur de la langue française, est attestée dans le Petit Robert (2004).

Spanish

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