tack-weld

1 of 2

transitive verb

: to fasten (two pieces of metal) together by welding them at various isolated points

tack weld

2 of 2

noun

1
: a joint or fastening secured by tack welding
2
: one of the small welded points in a joint that has been tack-welded

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Word History

Etymology

Transitive verb

back-formation from tack welding

Noun

tack-weld

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“Tack-weld.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tack-weld. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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