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joint

adjective [not gradable] (SHARED)   /dʒɔɪnt/
belonging to or shared between two or more people : Do you and your husband have a joint bank account or separate accounts ? In court , the parents were awarded joint custody of their son (= the right to care for him was shared between them). joint venture A joint venture is a business that gets its money from two or more partners . jointly    /ˈdʒɔɪnt·li/ adverb [not gradable] Construction of the new high school will be jointly funded by the city and the state .
(Definition of joint adjective (SHARED) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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