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tack

the degree of stickiness of an adhesive required to affix a therapeutic foreign substance such as a transdermal delivery device to the skin.

tack

abbreviation for tackle; a horseman's word for saddlery and gear generally.
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Jeanneau debuted the Auto Tacking and Auto Trim packages in its 2015 Sun Odyssey range.
Hana Bank, holding that whether tacking is available as an argument for the priority of a mark in a given case is a question of fact for the jury to decide.
Tidy up the felt at the corners, folding it neatly and tacking down where necessary.
According to Seaward, "Unless a camper is involved in Pony Club, 4-H, or owns a horse or pony, it's hard for riders to learn proper grooming, tacking, feeding, and equine first aid.