To strike with a mallet.
Other Word Forms of Mallet
Origin of Mallet
Cryptographic scenarios use archetypal characters with standard names chosen to remember their role: Mallet was derived from "malicious" and "man-in-the-middle attack", as well as a mallet.
Middle English from Old French maillet diminutive of mail maul maul
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Derived from the name of the inventor, Swiss engineer Anatole Mallet
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