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weld

verb [I/T]    /weld/
to join pieces of metal together permanently by melting the parts that touch, or to join one piece of metal to another in this way: [T] Iron spikes were welded to the railing around the embassy. weld    /weld/ noun [C] A weld on the base of the chair had broken. welder    /ˈwel·dər/ noun [C] He works as a welder.
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