an annuity, the payments of which cease at the death of the first of two or more specified persons.
noun 1. life insurance covering two or more persons, the benefits of which are paid after the first person dies.
[joint-lee] /ˈdʒɔɪnt li/ adverb 1. together; in combination or partnership; in common: My brother and I own the farm jointly. adv. c.1300, from joint (adj.) + -ly (2). It seems to have chased out joinly (early 15c.).
- Joint of foot
joint of foot n. Any of the joints of the foot, including the ankle joint and the tarsal, tarsometatarsal, intermetatarsal, metatarsophalangeal, and interphalangeal joints.
- Joint of hand
joint of hand n. Any of the joints of the hand, including the wrist joint and the carpal, carpometacarpal, intermetacarpal, metacarpophalangeal, and interphalangeal joints.