loose-joint butt

noun

Definition of loose-joint butt

: a single knuckle hinge with the pin secured in one of the halves and easily separated by sliding the pieces apart along the axis of the pin

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“Loose-joint butt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/loose-joint%20butt. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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