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weld 1

 (wĕld)
v. weld·ed, weld·ing, welds
v.tr.
1. To join (metals) by applying heat, sometimes with pressure and sometimes with an intermediate or filler metal having a high melting point.
2. To bring into close association or union.
v.intr.
To be capable of being welded.
n.
1. The union of two metal parts by welding.
2. The joint formed by welding.

[Alteration (probably influenced by welled, past participle of well) of well, to weld (obsolete and dialectal).]

weld 2

 (wĕld) also wold (wōld)
n.
2. The yellow dye obtained from dyer's rocket.

[Middle English welde.]

welding

(ˈwɛldɪŋ)
n
1. (Metallurgy)
a. the activity of uniting metal or plastic by softening with heat and hammering, or by fusion
b. (as modifier): welding equipment.
2. (Metallurgy) (as modifier): welding equipment.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.welding - fastening two pieces of metal together by softening with heat and applying pressurewelding - fastening two pieces of metal together by softening with heat and applying pressure
fastening, attachment - the act of fastening things together
butt welding, butt-welding - creating a butt joint by welding
spot welding, spot-welding - creating an overlapping joint by welding at small points
Translations
hegesztés
sveising

welding

[ˈweldɪŋ]
A. Nsoldadura f
B. CPD [process] → de soldar, soldador
welding torch Nsoplete m soldador

welding

[ˈwɛldɪŋ] nsoudure f (autogène)welding torch nchalumeau m

welding

nSchweißen nt

welding

[ˈwɛldɪŋ] nsaldatura
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It has gained ISO standards for fusion welding and its execution of steel and aluminium structures.
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In this regard, fusion welding process, as the most common welding method, is used to join aluminium alloys.
Drydocks World the international service providers to the shipping, offshore, oil, gas and energy sectors won the ISO 3834-2: 2005 certificate for quality requirements on fusion welding of metallic materials, Drydocks said in a statement earlier this week.
Scientists at Tata realised defects seen during tractor wheel manufacture were similar to those seen by the company in both rail flash-butt welds and tube HFI (High Frequency Induction) fusion welding.
Conventional fusion welding, where joints are formed when molten metal cools, doesn't work very well when joining dissimilar metals like, aluminum and steel, so manufacturers are beginning to use solid-state welding techniques that require only pressure and friction to form robust bonds.
Fusion welding entails making sure that a weld has complete penetration and is structurally sound.