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gavel
American English: /ˈɡævəl/
British English: /ˈɡav(ə)l/

Translation of gavel in Spanish:

noun

  • mazo (masculine) or martillo (masculine)
    (usado por jueces, subastadores etc)
    gavel-to-gavel coverage (American English)
    cobertura (feminine) informativa completa
    Example sentences
    • For example, when the auctioneer hammers the gavel, a binding contract exists immediately.
    • The judge banged on the table again, wielding the gavel like Thor's hammer, this time with a note of finality that echoed in the spacious room.
    • These golden geese continued to be offered the way they sold best - in real-time sales with glossy printed catalogs and elegant auctioneers wielding polished wooden gavels.

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