Dictionary.com

beaking joint

[ bee-king ]
/ ˈbi kɪŋ /
Save This Word!

noun Carpentry.
a straight joint made by several members, as strips of flooring, ending at the same line.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of beaking joint

First recorded in 1660–70
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use beaking joint in a sentence

FEEDBACK