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English definition of “joint”

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.
(Definition of joint adjective from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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