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(Building) a corner joint formed between two pieces of material, esp wood, by cutting bevels of equal angles at the ends of each piece. Sometimes shortened to: mitre
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|Noun||1.||mitre joint - joint that forms a corner; usually both sides are bevelled at a 45-degree angle to form a 90-degree corner|
joint - junction by which parts or objects are joined together
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