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Definition:

  1. [noun] (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if the articulation allows motion)
    Synonyms: articulation, articulatio

  2. [noun] a disreputable place of entertainment

  3. [noun] the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
    Synonyms: articulation, join, juncture, junction

  4. [noun] a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion
    Synonyms: roast

  5. [noun] junction by which parts or objects are joined together

  6. [noun] marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking
    Synonyms: marijuana cigarette, reefer, stick, spliff

  7. [verb] fit as if by joints; "The boards fit neatly"

  8. [verb] provide with a joint; "the carpenter jointed two pieces of wood"
    Synonyms: articulate

  9. [verb] fasten with a joint

  10. [verb] separate (meat) at the joint

  11. [adjective] united or combined; "a joint session of Congress"; "joint owners"

  12. [adjective] affecting or involving two or more; "joint income-tax return"; "joint ownership"

  13. [adjective] involving both houses of a legislature; "a joint session of Congress"

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