straight joint


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straight joint

n
(Building) a vertical joint in brickwork that is directly above a vertical joint in the course below
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GEC's avionics business is much bigger than Finmeccanica's, while the Italian company's arms business easily dwarfs GEC's own operation, so a straight joint venture is not possible in these areas as it would be more of a takeover.