buttered joint

noun

: a thin masonry joint made by applying the mortar to one end and on the four edges of the bottom of the brick before it is laid

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“Buttered joint.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/buttered%20joint. Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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