head joint

head joint

A vertical joint between two masonry units that is perpendicular to the face of the wall. See also: Mortar joint

head joint, cross joint

The vertical mortar joint between ends of masonry units.
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The parties, according to a letter addressed to former Botswana President and a head joint Monitoring and evaluation Commission (JMEC), Festus Mogae, agreed by consensus to divide the ministries without having to use an agreement-provided lottery-like rotational system since there were no disagreements.
Philip Dunne, Minister of State for Defence Procurement and Air Commodore John Philliban, Head Joint User of C4ISR, Joint Forces Command both of the UK Ministry of Defence have joined the 17th annual Global MilSatCom conference and exhibition to provide the opening ministerial and opening host nation address.
Eugamic alveococcus has a length of 1.3-2.2 mm at the front end of the body of his head with four suckers and hooks whisk, over the next 2-4 head joint. The larva of the worm looks like assembly consisting of many small cells containing a yellowish liquid and scolexes (head) of the parasite.
The FlutEase is small device made of molded soft plastic that attaches to the head joint of a flute and positions the mouth so a sound can be made instantly.
Some time between January 12 and 25, a solid silver Roberto Bigio Flute head joint was taken from the Oxfam charity book and music store at St George's Terrace, Jesmond.
Singh, 46, currently Deputy Secretary (Technology) in the Ministry of Defence, was previously Commanding Officer, 3rd Signal Battalion; Commander, 2nd Singapore Infantry Brigade and Assistant Chief of General Staff (Plans); Head Joint Communications and Information Systems Department.
In addition, the bandit got away with Biondi's Gemeinhardt flute with a custom-designed solid silver head joint and a straight B-flat soprano saxophone.
Drop some solvent down tile screw hole and around the bolt/bolt head joint and relax for a couple of days.
Results include charges of $101m from the dissolution of the company's recording head joint venture and $89m related to an acquisition.
It will be necessary for you to be able to make a head joint on both ends of the brick.
"When you're trying to hold an exact head joint, that kind of [a 1/16th of an inch] variation can add up to a 1/2-inch difference along a five-brick run," Brumfield says.
During the course of his military career, RADM Lew has held, amongst others, the appointments of Commanding Officer of the Missile Corvette RSS Vengeance, Deputy Commander of the Maritime Security Task Force, Head Joint Manpower Department, Head Joint Plans and Transformation Department, and Fleet Commander.