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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This will create a round tongue and groove joint. While tongue and groove is a reliable and widely used method to ensure solid structural bonding, it is not feasible when bonding thin metal sheets.
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.