Definition of gasket
: a material (such as rubber) or a part (such as an O-ring) used to make a joint fluid-tight
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The gasket was the toughest part to reproduce successfully.
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Origin and Etymology of gasket
perhaps modification of French garcette
First Known Use: circa 1889
GASKET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of gasket for English Language Learners
: a piece of rubber or some other material that is used to make a tight seal between two parts that are joined together
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