3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Solder \Sol"der\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Soldered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Soldering}.] [Formerlysoder. See {Solder}, noun]

1. To unite (metallic surfaces or edges) by the intervention of a more fusible metal or metallic alloy applied when melted; to join by means of metallic cement.

2. To mend; to patch up. "To solder up a broken cause." --Hooker.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Soldering \Sol"der*ing\, a. & n. from {Solder}, verb (used with an object)

{Soldering iron}, {Soldering tool}, an instrument for soldering, consisting of a bit or bolt of copper having a pointed or wedge-shaped end, and furnished with a handle.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: fastening firmly together [syn: {bonding}, {soldering}]

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