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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pom·mel /ˈpʌməl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pom·mel, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pommeled or Pommelled; p. pr. & vb. n. Pommeling or Pommelling.] To beat soundly, as with the pommel of a sword, or with something knoblike; hence, to beat with the fists. [Written also pummel.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pom·mel n.  A knob or ball; an object resembling a ball in form; as: (a) The knob on the hilt of a sword. --Macaulay. (b) The knob or protuberant part of a saddlebow. (c) The top (of the head). --Chaucer. (d) A knob forming the finial of a turret or pavilion.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a handgrip that a gymnast uses when performing exercises on
           a pommel horse
      2: handgrip formed by the raised front part of a saddle [syn: saddlebow]
      3: an ornament in the shape of a ball on the hilt of a sword or
         dagger [syn: knob]
      v : strike, usually with the fist; "The pedestrians pummeled the
          demonstrators" [syn: pummel, biff]
      [also: pommelling, pommelled]