|1.||[ adjective ] united or combined|
"a joint session of Congress" "joint owners"
|Related terms:||separate corporate combined clannish conjoined associated sharing cosignatory common united shared integrated collective|
|2.||[ noun ] (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if the articulation allows motion)|
|Related terms:||body_part stifle knuckle mandibular_joint synovial_joint suture elbow hock bregma fetlock articulatory_system endoskeleton articular_muscle hip_socket anatomy|
|3.||[ adjective ] affecting or involving two or more|
"joint income-tax return" "joint ownership"
|4.||[ noun ] (business) a disreputable place of entertainment|
|5.||[ verb ] provide with a joint|
"the carpenter jointed two pieces of wood"
|Related terms:||supply carpentry articulation articulation jointer|
|6.||[ noun ] (chemistry,food) a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion|
|Related terms:||cut blade_roast veal_roast rib_roast rump_roast beef_roast pot_roast lamb_roast pork_roast top_round roast|
|7.||[ noun ] junction by which parts or objects are joined together|
|Related terms:||junction hinge seam mortise_joint knuckle_joint butt_joint weld rabbet_joint miter_joint toggle_joint lap_joint scarf ball-and-socket_joint|
|8.||[ verb ] fit as if by joints|
: "The boards fit neatly"
|9.||[ adjective ] involving both houses of a legislature|
"a joint session of Congress"
|10.||[ verb ] separate (meat) at the joint|
|11.||[ verb ] fasten with a joint|
|12.||[ noun ] the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made|
|Synonyms:||join juncture junction articulation|
|Related terms:||connection esophagogastric_junction connect|
|13.||[ noun ] marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking|
|Synonyms:||reefer stick spliff marijuana_cigarette|
|Related terms:||cigarette jook cannabis|