1. A mortar joint finished by striking off excess mortar with a trowel. See also: Mortar joint
2. A mortar joint finished by striking off excess mortar with a trowel.
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Any joint between masonry units bonded with mortar. See colonial joint, concave joint, excess joint, extruded joint, flat joint, flush-cut joint, hick joint, hungry joint, keyed joint, raked joint, rodded joint, rough-cut joint, ruled joint, scored joint, scribed joint, skintled joint, spalled joint, struck joint, tooled joint, troweled joint, V-joint, weather joint, weather-struck joint. Also see pointing.
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