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spackle

spackle

transitive verb spack·le \ˈspa-kəl\
spack·ledspack·ling \-k(ə-)liŋ\

Definition of SPACKLE

:  to apply Spackle paste or other crack-filling paste to

Origin of SPACKLE

Spackle
First Known Use: circa 1940

Spackle

trademark

Definition of SPACKLE

—used for a compound that is used as a filler for cracks or holes in a surface

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