fishmouthing


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fishmouthing

[′fish‚mau̇th·iŋ]
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This is necessary as butyl tapes can fishmouth (their top edge peels away or rolls away over time), so their top edge needs to be "terminated." This type of fishmouthing does not occur with acrylic tapes.
* Lifting at the laps, called "fishmouthing," caused by poor seaming due to workmanship;