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joggle


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Joggle  \Jog"gle\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Joggled};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Joggling}.]  [Freq.  of  jog.] 
  1.  To  shake  slightly;  to  push  suddenly  but  slightly,  so  as  to 
  cause  to  shake  or  totter;  to  jostle;  to  jog. 
 
  2.  (Arch.)  To  join  by  means  of  joggles,  so  as  to  prevent 
  sliding  apart;  sometimes  loosely,  to  dowel. 
 
  The  struts  of  a  roof  are  joggled  into  the  truss 
  posts.  --Gwilt. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Joggle  \Jog"gle\,  v.  i. 
  To  shake  or  totter;  to  slip  out  of  place 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Joggle  \Jog"gle\,  n.  [Arch.] 
  A  notch  or  tooth  in  the  joining  surface  of  any  piece  of 
  building  material  to  prevent  slipping;  sometimes  but 
  incorrectly,  applied  to  a  separate  piece  fitted  into  two 
  adjacent  stones,  or  the  like 
 
  {Joggle  joint}  (Arch.),  a  joint  in  any  kind  of  building 
  material,  where  the  joining  surfaces  are  made  with 
  joggles. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  joggle 
  n  1:  inserts  into  holes  in  two  adjacent  pieces  and  holds  them 
  together  [syn:  {dowel},  {dowel  pin}] 
  2:  a  slight  irregular  shaking  motion  [syn:  {jiggle}] 
  v  1:  move  to  and  fro  [syn:  {jiggle},  {wiggle}] 
  2:  fasten  or  join  with  a  joggle 




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