Definition of snagging in English:

snagging

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Pronunciation: /ˈsnaɡɪŋ
 
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noun

[mass noun] British
  • The process of checking a new building for minor faults that need to be rectified.
    More example sentences
    • They stated that until the M & E work and its snagging is completed, work on the ceilings and floors can only follow tightly on these completions.
    • Many developments go through difficulties, most have to sell properties while the site is incomplete and dirty, snagging is a perennial irritation - all this is not ideal, but yet properties still manage to get successfully sold.
    • It was stated that you wish to purchase our materials and have Hayes Industries complete the entire works including snagging 4/12 and 1st Radius Area.

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from snag1.

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