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solder

sol·der

solder

 
pronunciation:
sa dr
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition: any mixture of metals that is melted and used to connect pieces of metal.
Solder was used to connect the two metal pipes.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: soldered, soldering, solders
definition: to use a melted mixture of metals to connect.
The artist soldered the seams of his stained glass window.
derivations: solderable (adj.), solderless (adj.), solderer (n.)