Meaning of unjointed in English:


Pronunciation /ʌnˈdʒɔɪntɪd/


  • Lacking a joint or joints; consisting of a single piece.

    ‘a flat, unjointed surface’
    • ‘The history of the epibranchials presumably begins wherever vertebrates first developed a jointed, internal branchial arch rather than an unjointed, external branchial basket.’
    • ‘The broken branch fragments may derive from jointed colonies, such as the articulate Filicrisia, or represent narrow branched, unjointed tubuliporines.’
    • ‘An area featuring unjointed 60 x 60 x 5 cm slabs and 14 x 14 x 4 cm setts was inspected and the joints across the path width were found to vary between 1 cm and 4 cm at the extreme.’
    • ‘Whilst the ingredients on my duck plate seemed unjointed, this salad was a much better marriage of flavours.’