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- Present participle of rivet.
- Commanding the attention of spectators.
- See also Wikisaurus:exciting
riveting (plural rivetings)
- The act of joining with rivets.
- The act of spreading out and clinching the end, as of a rivet, by beating or pressing.
- A set of rivets; rivets collectively.
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