back pitch

noun

: the center-to-center distance between two parallel rows of rivets in riveted joints

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1934, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of back pitch was circa 1934

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“Back pitch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/back%20pitch. Accessed 26 Nov. 2022.

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