bar tack

noun

Definition of bar tack

: a reinforcement for points of strain in clothing consisting of a bar-shaped line of small stitches worked across several threads

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Other Words from bar tack

bartacked \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗ \ adjective

History and Etymology for bar tack

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“Bar tack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bar%20tack. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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