[joint-lee] /ˈdʒɔɪnt li/
together; in combination or partnership; in common:
My brother and I own the farm jointly.
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 […]
noun 1. a resolution adopted by both branches of a bicameral legislative assembly and requiring the signature of the chief executive to become law. noun 1. (US) a resolution passed by both houses of a bicameral legislature, signed by the chief executive and legally binding A measure approved by both houses of the United States […]