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joint
dʒɔɪnt
Main
English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Involving both houses of a legislature.
  2. United or combined.
  3. Affecting or involving two or more.
(名) As a noun
  1. Marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking.
  2. Junction by which parts or objects are joined together.
  3. A disreputable place of entertainment.
  4. The point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion).
  5. A piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion.
  6. The shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made.
(动) As a verb
  1. Separate (meat) at the joint.
  2. Fasten with a joint.
  3. Provide with a joint.
  4. Fit as if by joints.
Hyphenationjoint
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
接合jiēhéto connect; to join; to assemble
关节guānjiéjoint (physiology); key point; critical phase
连接liánjiēto link; to join; to attach; connection; a link (on web page)
联合liánhéto combine; to join; unite; alliance
共同gòngtóngcommon; joint; jointly; together; collaborative
合办hébànto cooperate; to do business together
结合jiéhéto combine; to link; to integrate; binding
切断qiēduànto cut off; to sever
会合处huìhé chùjoint
结点jiédiǎnjoint; node
骨节gǔjiéjoint (of the skeleton)
骨头节儿gǔtou jiérjoint (of the skeleton)
连带liándàito be related; to entail; to involve; joint (liability etc)
jiéfestival; holiday; node; joint; section; segment; part; to economize; to save; to abridge; moral integrity; measure word for segments, e.g. lessons, train wagons, biblical verses
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