jointing

Definitions

Construction

  • finishing the surface of mortar joints, as between units or courses, by tooling before the mortar has hardened.
  • The finishing, as by machining, ofa squared, flat surface on one face or edge of a piece of wood.
  • The initial operation in sharpening a cutting tool, consisting of filing or grinding the teeth or knives to the desired cutting circle.
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