backjoint


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backjoint

[′bak‚jȯint]
(civil engineering)
In masonry, a rabbet such as that made on the inner side of a chimneypiece to receive a slip.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

backjoint

In masonry, a rabbet such as that made on the inner side of a chimneypiece to receive a slip.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.