Jointing rule
Jointing Joint"ing, n. The act or process of making a joint; also, the joints thus produced. [1913 Webster]

{Jointing machine}, a planing machine for wood used in furniture and piano factories, etc.

{Jointing plane}. See {Jointer}, 2.

{Jointing rule} (Masonry), a long straight rule, used by bricklayers for securing straight joints and faces. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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