Weld

Definition of Weld

Pronunciation: wĕld
v. t.1.To wield.
n.1.
1.(Bot.) An herb (Reseda luteola) related to mignonette, growing in Europe, and to some extent in America; dyer's broom; dyer's rocket; dyer's weed; wild woad. It is used by dyers to give a yellow color.
2.Coloring matter or dye extracted from this plant.
v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Welded; p. pr. & vb. n. Welding.]
1.To press or beat into intimate and permanent union, as two pieces of iron when heated almost to fusion.
2.Fig.: To unite closely or intimately.
Two women faster welded in one love.
- Tennyson.
n.1.The state of being welded; the joint made by welding.
Butt weld
See under Butt.
Scarf weld
a joint made by overlapping, and welding together, the scarfed ends of two pieces.

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