Delete edge, face, vert without destroying mesh

Is there a script to say delete a face in a mesh but have it not make an empty hole ?

No, that would create a N-Gon.

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youngbatcat,

Select the face, then press alt-m and merge at center, cursor, or collapse.

Best of Luck!

That makes lots of tris

If a quad has a quad extrude and later yuo want it gone as example, Or edges,…
Meh ngons debate 101 never mind