from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A joint formed by two abutting surfaces placed squarely together.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Same as
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- A joint in which the edges or ends of the pieces united come squarely together instead of overlapping. See 1st
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- noun construction A joint formed by
adjacent, separate section of material, such as where two neighboring pieces of insulation abut.
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- noun a joint made by fastening ends together without overlapping
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
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