butt strapped

buttstrap

[buht-strap]
noun
1.
(in metal construction) a plate which overlaps and fastens two pieces butted together.
verb (used with object), buttstrapped, buttstrapping.
2.
to unite with a buttstrap or buttstraps.

Origin:
1865–70; butt1 + strap

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