Butting joint

But´ting joint`

1.A joint between two pieces of timber or wood, at the end of one or both, and either at right angles or oblique to the grain, as the joints which the struts and braces form with the truss posts; - sometimes called abutting joint.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Glue and nail leg pieces, butting joints as shown in the drawing at left.
You can simplify the project by butting joints. Glue and nail on the leg trim.