hick-joint pointing

[ hik-joint ]
/ ˈhɪkˌdʒɔɪnt /

noun Masonry.

pointing having raked joints filled flush with the face of the masonry with a finish mortar.

Nearby words

  1. hiccough,
  2. hiccup,
  3. hiccups,
  4. hichens,
  5. hick,
  6. hickey,
  7. hickie,
  8. hickok,
  9. hickok, wild bill,
  10. hickory

Origin of hick-joint pointing

First recorded in 1875–80

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