Mitre Joint Definition

Define what is Mitre Joint?

1. miter, miter joint, mitre, mitre joint (noun)

joint that forms a corner; usually both sides are bevelled at a 45-degree angle to form a 90-degree corner.

    Synonyms: miter, miter joint, mitre

    joint noun
    junction by which parts or objects are joined together.

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