stitch rivet

1 of 2


: one of several widely spaced rivets used to connect two or more parallel elements of a built-up structural member so that they will act as a unit and will not separate laterally


2 of 2

transitive verb

: to connect with stitch rivets

Word History


Transitive verb

stitch rivet

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Dictionary Entries Near stitch rivet


stitch rivet

stitch together

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“Stitch rivet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jun. 2023.

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