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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An alloy (usually of lead and tin) used when melted to join two metal surfaces v. - Join or fuse with an alloy.

Usage examples (36)
  • You will need a suitable soldering iron with a suitable tip.
  • solder these two pipes together
  • A solder is a metal alloy used to bond metals together.
  • It could all be made of tin; but then it is necessary to use solder, which is liable to melt and cause leaks. for more
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