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contraction joint

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  • contraction joint — noun : expansion joint * * * Archit., Civ. Engin. a joint between two parts of a structure, designed to compensate for the contraction to which either part may be subject. [1905 10] …   Useful english dictionary

  • contraction joint — Archit., Civ. Engin. a joint between two parts of a structure, designed to compensate for the contraction to which either part may be subject. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • joint — 1. joint, jointe [ ʒwɛ̃, ʒwɛ̃t ] adj. • 1080; de joindre 1 ♦ Qui est, qui a été joint. Objets joints en faisceau. Sauter à pieds joints. Mains jointes pour la prière. Pièces solidement jointes (⇒ adhérent, 1. attaché, jointif) . ♢ Par ext. Dont… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • joint — /joynt/, n. 1. the place at which two things, or separate parts of one thing, are joined or united, either rigidly or in such a way as to permit motion; juncture. 2. a connection between pieces of wood, metal, or the like, often reinforced with… …   Universalium

  • Joint de chaussée — Un joint de chaussée, ou joint de dilatation, est un dispositif permettant d assurer la continuité de la circulation au droit d une coupure du tablier d’un pont. Il permet, notamment, à la structure de se dilater en fonction de la température (ou …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Muscle contraction — See also: Twitch and Tremor Top down view of skeletal muscle Muscle fiber generates tension through the action of actin and myosin cross bridge cycling. While under tension, the muscle may lengthen, shorten, or …   Wikipedia

  • Slip joint — A slip joint is a mechanical construction allowing extension and compression in a linear structure.General formsSlip joints can be designed to allow continuous relative motion of two components or it can allow an adjustment from one temporarily… …   Wikipedia

  • Temporomandibular joint — Infobox Anatomy Name = Temporomandibular joint Latin = articulatio temporomandibularis GraySubject = 75 GrayPage = 297 Caption = Articulation of the mandible. Lateral aspect. Caption2 = Articulation of the mandible. Medial aspect. Precursor =… …   Wikipedia

  • Expansion joint — For the railway specific expansion joints, see Breather switch. Expansion joint on a bridge An expansion joint or movement joint is an assembly designed to safely absorb the heat induced expansion and contraction of various construction materials …   Wikipedia

  • Exfoliation joint — Exfoliation joints wrapping around Half Dome in Yosemite National Park, California …   Wikipedia

  • expansion joint — noun 1. : a coupling (as of steam pipes) designed to permit an endwise movement that compensates for expansion or contraction resulting from temperature changes 2. : a joint or gap (as in concrete work) designed to permit expansion or contraction …   Useful english dictionary

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