lap joint

/ˈlæp dʒɔɪnt/ (say 'lap joynt)

a joint used where two boards intersect and one or both are cut out to allow for the intersection.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Lap joint — Lap Lap (l[a^]p), n. [OE. lappe, AS. l[ae]ppa; akin to D. lap patch, piece, G. lappen, OHG. lappa, Dan. lap, Sw. lapp.] 1. The loose part of a coat; the lower part of a garment that plays loosely; a skirt; an apron. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. An… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lap-joint — lap joint, a joint connecting parts of a heavy beam, formed by overlapping the ends of two timbers and bolting, riveting, or strapping them together. lap joint «LAP JOYNT», transitive verb. to make a lap joint on; overlap …   Useful english dictionary

  • lap joint — n. a joint made by lapping one piece or part over another and fastening them together: also lapped joint lap joint vt …   English World dictionary

  • lap joint — lap′ joint n. bui a joint, as between two pieces of metal or timber, in which the pieces overlap, often flush • Etymology: 1815–25 lap′ joint ed, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • lap joint — type of joint where the parts lie parallel to each other and overlap each other Источник: ГОСТ Р ИСО 17659 2009: Сварка. Термины многоязычные для сварных соединений оригинал документа …   Словарь-справочник терминов нормативно-технической документации

  • Lap joint — Lap joint. См. Соединение внахлест. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • Lap joint — In woodworking or metal fitting, a lap joint is a technique for joining two pieces of material by overlapping them. A lap may be a full lap or half lap. In a full lap, no material is removed from either of the members to be joined, resulting in a …   Wikipedia

  • lap joint — noun joint made by overlapping two ends and joining them together • Syn: ↑splice • Derivationally related forms: ↑splice (for: ↑splice) • Hypernyms: ↑joint * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • lap joint — užleistinė jungtis statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. lap joint vok. Überlappung, f; Verschachtelung, f rus. соединение внахлёстку, n pranc. joint rangé, m; recouvrement, m …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • lap joint — lap jointed, adj. 1. Also called plain lap. a joint, as between two pieces of metal or timber, in which the pieces overlap without any change in form. 2. any of various joints between two members, as timbers, in which an end or section of one is… …   Universalium

  • lap joint — noun Date: 1823 a joint made by overlapping two ends or edges and fastening them together • lap jointed adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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