tongue and groove joint


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Related to tongue and groove joint: mortise and tenon joint, dado joint
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Noun1.tongue and groove joint - a mortise joint made by fitting a projection on the edge of one board into a matching groove on another boardtongue and groove joint - a mortise joint made by fitting a projection on the edge of one board into a matching groove on another board
mortise-and-tenon joint, mortise joint - a joint made by inserting tenon on one piece into mortise holes in the other
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It can be provided by a defined contact area, with spacers integrated into the components being bonded, or by a tongue and groove joint.
If you have solid timber floorboards, each board is slotted into the next by a tongue and groove joint along the long edges.
The transplant process is normally completed with a tongue and groove joint method.