cross joint

cross joint

[′krȯs ‚jȯint]
(geology)
A fracture in igneous rock perpendicular to the lineation caused by flow magma. Also known as transverse joint.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

head joint, cross joint

The vertical mortar joint between ends of masonry units.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The masonry fragments are bricklayed without a cross joint, the thickness of bed joint is 12 mm (Fig.
Cargin's Michael McCann claimed he was bitten during the game, a charge that Cross joint boss Oisin McConville denied after putting it to his players.
countries to use smart ID cards instead of passports to cross joint borders,
To create the most dramatic street presence for the building, STUDIOS Architecture, a San Francisco based international design firm with offices in New York, in collaboration with Dan Shannon of Moed de Armas & Shannon, maximized the use of both an insulated clear glass curtain wall and cross joint supported steel beams throughout the structure, while creating an 80 foot high interior atrium on Broadway.
Six first aiders from the Red Cross joint Warwickshire and West Midlands team have won through to the European finals in the Austrian city of Linz.
Cross joint managers John McEntee and Oisin McConville were impressed by how Bentley adapted to the game and felt that, with two months of training, he could be a fully functional Gaelic footballer.
Six first aiders from the Red Cross joint Warwickshire and West Midlands team have won through area heats and national finals to be chosen for the European finals in the Austrian city of Linz.
For mild, superficial lesions that don't cross joints, ultraviolet light A phototherapy is a therapeutic option.