dry joint


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial.

dry joint

A joint without mortar.
References in periodicals archive ?
"Dry Joint Stone Masonry Walls Subjected to In-Plane Combined Loading." Journal of Structural Engineering 131 (11): 1665-1673.
With the Model A dry joint, pulling of the suction cup to detach only the centre aspect of the suction cup was not associated with an audible event.
Figures 1 and 4 show an extreme case of dry joint caused by under-heating; almost no wicking (capillary action) into the through hole is visible.