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joint

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used or done by a number of people as a group

  • a joint effort by residents of the neighborhood to help reduce crime
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joint

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1 a place where two or more things are united

  • the leak was found at a joint in the pipe
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2 a building, room, or suite of rooms occupied by a service business

  • letʼs go to the local burger joint
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3 slang a place of confinement for persons held in lawful custody

  • violate your probation and you'll be back in the joint in short order, loser
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bastille, big house [slang], bridewell, brig, calaboose, can, clink [slang], cooler, coop, guardroom, hock, hold, hoosegow, jail, jailhouse, jug, lockup, nick [British slang], pen, penitentiary, pokey [slang], prison, quod [British slang], slam, slammer, stir [slang], stockade, tolbooth [Scottish]

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