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|a joint, the two pieces composing which turn round, with respect to each other, on a longitudinal pin or axis, as in a chain, to prevent twisting.|
See also: Swivel
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Grooved performance in seismic conditions was found to be excellent in a seismic swing joint
tested as part of Leigh University's ATLSS Lab
. This nifty mechanism (by Hunter) allows you to add a taller sprinkler head to a water line even if it doesn't sit deep enough in the ground to accommodate the taller head.