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\ jóint\ n [ME jointe, fr. OF, fr. joindre] (13c) The location where two separately made parts are joined with each other by adhesive bonding, welding, or fastening. Butt Joint, Lap Joint, and Scarf Joint. (Handbook of adhesives. Skeist I (ed). Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1990).