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solder

noun [U] uk   /ˈsəʊl.dər/  us   /ˈsɑː.dɚ/
a soft metal that is melted in order to join together pieces of metal so that they stick together when it cools and becomes hard again

solder

verb [I or T] uk   /ˈsəʊl.dər/  us   /ˈsɑː.dɚ/
to join pieces of metal together using solder
Translations of “solder”
in Vietnamese hợp kim, chất hàn…
in Spanish soldadura…
in Thai เหล็กอัลลอยด์…
in Malaysian pateri…
in French soudure…
in German der Lötzinn…
in Chinese (Traditional) 焊錫,焊料…
in Indonesian patri, solder…
in Chinese (Simplified) 焊锡,焊料…
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