shingle lap

noun

Definition of shingle lap

: a lap joint (as for a sheet-metal stack) in which the sections joined are tapered so that the bottom of each section fits over the top of the section below it

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“Shingle lap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shingle%20lap. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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