stitch rivet

noun

Definition of stitch rivet 

(Entry 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

stitch-rivet

transitive verb

Definition of stitch-rivet (Entry 2 of 2)

: to connect with stitch rivets

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