af·​ter·​tack | \ ˈaf-tər-ˌtak \

Definition of aftertack

: residual tackiness or stickiness of a film (as of a varnish) after drying is complete

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First Known Use of aftertack

1936, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aftertack

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“Aftertack.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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