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.
- Joint photographic experts group
image, body, file format, standard (JPEG) The original name of the committee that designed the standard image compression algorithm. JPEG is designed for compressing either full-colour or grey-scale digital images of “natural”, real-world scenes. It does not work so well on non-realistic images, such as cartoons or line drawings. JPEG does not handle compression of […]