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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A rebate or chase in masonry left to receive a permanent slab or other filling.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A rebate or chase in masonry left to receive a permanent slab or other filling.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In masonry, a rebate such as that made on the inner side of a chim-neypiece to receive a slip.

Etymologies

back +‎ joint (Wiktionary)

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