Joint

Business / Debt / Joint: Pertaining to multiple parties on the same side of an agreement or transaction.

Other Words for Joint

Joint Noun Synonyms: roast
Joint Verb Synonyms: seam, union, juncture, connection, junction, intersection
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Miter Joint

Business / Construction / Miter Joint: The joint of two pieces at an angle that bisects the joining angle. For example, the miter joint at the side and head casing at a door opening is made at a 45° angle. MORE

Joint Liability

Business / Debt / Joint Liability: The legal liability of two or more people for claims against or debts incurred by them jointly. If three people have joint liability and are indebted to another party, they may only be sued as a group MORE

Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Syndrome

Health / Dentistry / Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Syndrome: The problems associated with TMJ, usually involving pain or discomfort in the joints and ligaments that attach the lower jaw to the skull or in the muscles used for chewing. MORE

Joint Cement Or Joint Compound

Business / Construction / Joint Cement Or Joint Compound: A powder that is usually mixed with water and used for joint treatment in gypsum-wallboard finish. Often called 'spackle' or drywall mud. MORE

Joint Cement

Life Style / Painting / Joint Cement: Cement used for drywall construction; also used as a bedding compound for joint tape and as a filler for nail holes. MORE

Synovial Joint

Science / Biology / Synovial Joint: The most movable type of joint. The bones are covered by connective tissue, the interior of which is filled with synovial fiuid, and the ends of the bones are covered with cartilage. MORE

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