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English Dictionary: jointing by the DICT Development Group
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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Jointing \Joint"ing\, n.
      The act or process of making a joint; also, the joints thus
      produced.
  
      {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.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Joint \Joint\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jointed}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Jointing}.]
      1. To unite by a joint or joints; to fit together; to prepare
            so as to fit together; as, to joint boards.
  
                     Pierced through the yielding planks of jointed wood.
                                                                              --Pope.
  
      2. To join; to connect; to unite; to combine.
  
                     Jointing their force 'gainst C[91]sar. --Shak.
  
      3. To provide with a joint or joints; to articulate.
  
                     The fingers are jointed together for motion. --Ray.
  
      4. To separate the joints; of; to divide at the joint or
            joints; to disjoint; to cut up into joints, as meat.
            [bd]He joints the neck.[b8] --Dryden.
  
                     Quartering, jointing, seething, and roasting.
                                                                              --Holland.
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