Backjoint
Backjoint Back"joint` (b[a^]k"joint`), n. [Back, a. or adv. + joint.] (Arch.) A rebate or chase in masonry left to receive a permanent slab or other filling. [1913 Webster]

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  • backjoint — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a rabbet or chase in masonry left to receive a permanent slab or other filling …   Useful english dictionary

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