v-shaped joint

v-shaped joint

A horizontal V-shaped mortar joint made with a steel jointing tool; very effective in resisting the penetration of rain. See also: Mortar joint
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V-shaped joint, V-joint, V-tooled joint

V-shaped joint, 1
1. A horizontal V-shaped mortar joint made with a steel jointing tool; very effective in resisting the
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