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joggle

[′jäg·əl]
(design engineering)
A flangelike offset on a flat piece of metal.
A projection or notch on a sheet of building material to prevent protrusion.
A dowel for joining blocks of masonry.
(mining engineering)
Trusses or sets of timbers joined for taking pressure at right angles.

joggle

1. A notch or projection in one piece of material which is fitted to a projection or notch in a second piece to prevent one piece from slipping on the other.
2. A stub tenon on the end of a timber which prevents the timber from moving laterally; also called a joggle joint, 2.
3. An enlarged area on a post to support the foot of a strut.
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The joggles were used to ensure that one course of stone did not move across the top of the stone course below.
Form follows function' is a design exercise that joggles spaces according to a technical understanding of the building programme.
They include PRC seal caps, which are small caps molded from liquid PRC sealant cured to form a flexible rubber shell, filled with more sealant, frozen and thawed to apply; FIP Strip sealant tape, a fast-curing, easy-to-apply polysulfide formed-in-place sealant tape; Semfoam dry bay foam, which is die-cut reticulated polyurethane foam, impregnated with sealant, frozen and thawed to apply; and Semplug sealant for sealing joggles and structural gaps.
The cafeteria joggles out of the eastern approach from the lobby to the atrium, making itself available to both.