water crack

noun

Definition of water crack

1 : a crack in steel that is larger than a check and that is produced during the process of hardening
2 : a fine crack in plaster that results from excess water or from the application of the succeeding coats too soon after the first coat

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“Water crack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water%20crack. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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