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weldverb [I/T]

 us   /weld/
to ​joinpieces 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
noun [C]  us   /weld/
A weld on the ​base of the ​chair had ​broken.
welder
noun [C]  us   /ˈwel·dər/
He ​works as a welder.
(Definition of weld from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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weldverb [T]

uk   us   /weld/
  • weld verb [T] (JOIN METAL)

to ​join two ​pieces of ​metal together ​permanently by ​melting the ​parts that ​touch: Iron ​spikes have been welded (on) to the ​railings around the ​embassy.

weldnoun [C]

uk   us   /weld/
a joint made by welding
(Definition of weld from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “weld”
in Korean 용접하다…
in Arabic يَلحِم…
in Malaysian mengimpal…
in French souder…
in Russian сваривать, приваривать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 連接金屬, 焊接,鍛接(金屬)…
in Italian saldare…
in Turkish kaynak yapmak…
in Polish spawać…
in Spanish soldar…
in Vietnamese hàn…
in Portuguese soldar…
in Thai เชื่อม…
in German schweißen…
in Catalan soldar…
in Japanese ~を溶接する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 连接金属, 焊接,锻接(金属)…
in Indonesian mengelas…
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