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weld

weld

 
pronunciation:
weld
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb, noun
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: welded, welding, welds
definition 1: to fuse metal or plastic by the application of heat, followed either by pressure or by addition of a molten filler material.
The only way you can fix this cracked pipe is to weld it back together.
 
definition 2: to bring two separate entities into complete union or harmony.
He welded the two groups into one powerful organization.
definition 3: to form or create by welding.
He's welding a new sculpture.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: capable of being welded.
This metal welds easily.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a connection formed by welding.
The problem was caused by a poor weld.
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