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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 autumn before Graham died, her company performed the last of her premieres, Maple Leaf Rag (1990), which used a Southern joggling board, and was fresh, light, and truly delightful.
In prankish spring, ducks Joggling here And there, brushing tails,
As was his custom at meetings, Ken Erdedy said nothing and observed everybody else very closely, cracking his knuckles and joggling his foot.
And when the key collection I had brought from home failed to work, he finally forced a metal bar down alongside the window and by joggling the door handle, presto, open it came.