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BUTT JOINT

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does butt joint mean? 

BUTT JOINT (noun)
  The noun BUTT JOINT has 1 sense:

1. a joint made by fastening ends together without overlapping

  Familiarity information: BUTT JOINT used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BUTT JOINT (noun)


Sense 1butt joint [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A joint made by fastening ends together without overlapping

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

butt joint; butt

Hypernyms ("butt joint" is a kind of...):

joint (junction by which parts or objects are joined together)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "butt joint"):

butt weld; butt-weld (a butt joint that is welded)

fish joint (a butt joint formed by bolting fish plates to the sides of two rails or beams)


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