Synonyms and Antonyms for mortise-joint

1. mortise joint (n.)

a joint made by inserting tenon on one piece into mortise holes in the other

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2. mortise joint (n.)

a gliding joint between the distal ends of the tibia and fibula and the proximal end of the talus

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3. mortise (v.)

join by a tenon and mortise

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4. mortise (n.)

a square hole made to receive a tenon and so to form a joint

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6. joint (n.)

(anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion)

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7. joint (n.)

a disreputable place of entertainment

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8. joint (adj.)

affecting or involving two or more

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9. joint (adj.)

involving both houses of a legislature

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10. joint (v.)

separate (meat) at the joint

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