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Meaning of "joint" in Essential American English Dictionary

joint

adjective   /dʒɔɪnt/
belonging to or done by two or more people: The project was a joint effort by all the children in the class.
jointly adverb The house is jointly owned by the couple.
Translations of “joint”
in Arabic مُشْتَرَك…
in Korean 공동의…
in Malaysian bersama…
in French commun…
in Turkish ortak…
in Italian congiunto, comune…
in Chinese (Traditional) 共有的,共用的, 共同的…
in Russian совместный…
in Polish wspólny…
in Vietnamese chung…
in Spanish colectivo, mutuo…
in Portuguese conjunto, mútuo…
in Thai ร่วมกัน…
in German gemeinsam…
in Catalan conjunt…
in Japanese 合同の, 共同の…
in Indonesian gabungan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 共有的,共享的, 共同的…
(Definition of joint adjective from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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