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hick-joint pointing

[ hik-joint ]
/ ˈhɪkˌdʒɔɪnt /
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noun Masonry.
pointing having raked joints filled flush with the face of the masonry with a finish mortar.
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Origin of hick-joint pointing

First recorded in 1875–80
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