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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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Once more the tinsmith came to my help and made me a body of tin, fastening my tin arms and legs and head to it, by means of joints, so that I could move around as well as ever.
There was only one danger--that my joints would rust; but I kept an oil-can in my cottage and took care to oil myself whenever I needed it.
"But, good master, I thought that thou didst love a merry story, because thou hast so often made a jest about a certain increase of fatness on my joints, of flesh gathered by my abiding with the Sheriff of--"
Joint hypermobility syndrome Most people with hypermobile joints don't have any problems.
Tow said production workers who need to keep on looking down, or people who keep looking down on their devices like laptops and phones, are prone to joint injuries since these activities encourage bad posture.
JP 4-0 was developed to provide the doctrinal foundation for logistics planning, execution, and assessment in support of joint operations.
Lawson the adverse-litigation exception recognized in Teleglobe applies equally to lawsuits between one joint client and the joint attorney, and, as a result, a joint attorney cannot withhold from one joint client privileged communications within the scope of the common interest involved in the joint representation, even if the other joint client refuses to consent to the disclosure.
Second, it increased the powers and authority of the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS).
According to the recommendation of ISRM (International Society of Rock Mechanics), the surface shape of joint could be described by a waviness and by an unevenness [9,10].
Unfortunately, joint assignments are limited, and assignments for Reservists are often challenging to obtain.
"Joints are the foundation of an active and healthy lifestyle, yet are often overlooked," said Joint Juice chief executive officer David Ritterbush.
Joint Pain and Arthritis: With overuse or injury, cartilage on the end of the joints can break down, causing a narrowing of the joint space and the bones to rub together.