Definition of nail sickness in English:

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nail sickness


The condition of a structure that is held together with corroded nails.
Example sentences
  • Probably 40% of the fasteners are bleeding and in some areas has caused nail sickness to the planks.
  • We have some nail sickness that I would like to address with something other than total plank replacement.
  • Stamp on a joint with nail sickness and the components would separate - not a good idea.

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Syllabification: nail sick·ness

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