Joint

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Joint

Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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About Dri-Design The patented Dri-Design([R]) Wall Panel System is an affordable dry joint, pressure-equalized rainscreen system used throughout the country to clad commercial buildings of all sizes.
If the solder does not wet and flow on the surfaces to be soldered, no metallurgical bond will be achieved, resulting in dry joints.
Park said that the utility of the new method is especially pronounced in dry joints (without effusion), where "the actual space between the cartilage and the synovium is really small.