Definitions for jointerˈdʒɔɪn tər
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a person or thing that joints.
a tool or machine used in making joints.
Category: Building Trades
Origin of jointer:
jointer, jointer plane, jointing plane, long plane(noun)
a long carpenter's plane used to shape the edges of boards so they will fit together
One that joints.
Any of various tools used to construct or finish joints, especially:
An equivalent machine, notably used to produce a flat surface on boards
one who, or that which, joints
a plane for smoothing the surfaces of pieces which are to be accurately joined
the longest plane used by a joiner
a long stationary plane, for plaining the edges of barrel staves
a bent piece of iron inserted to strengthen the joints of a wall
a tool for pointing the joints in brickwork