welder
noun Date: circa 1828 one that welds: as a. (or weldor) a person whose work is welding b. a machine used in welding

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  • Welder — Weld er, n. [1913 Webster] 1. One who welds, or wields. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. A manager; an actual occupant. [Ireland. Obs.] The welder . . . who . . . lives miserably. Swift. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Welder — Weld er, n. One who welds, or unites pieces of iron, etc., by welding. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • welder — UK [ˈweldə(r)] / US [ˈweldər] noun [countable] Word forms welder : singular welder plural welders someone whose job is to weld metal …   English dictionary

  • welder — noun joins pieces of metal by welding them together • Derivationally related forms: ↑weld • Hypernyms: ↑craftsman, ↑artisan, ↑journeyman, ↑artificer • Hyponyms: ↑spot welder, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Welder — A welder (also weldor, which term distinguishes the tradesman from the equipment used to make welds) is a tradesman who specialises in welding materials together. The materials to be joined can be metals (such as steel, aluminum, brass, stainless …   Wikipedia

  • welder — [[t]we̱ldə(r)[/t]] welders N COUNT A welder is a person whose job is welding metal …   English dictionary

  • welder — suvirintuvas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. welder vok. Schweißanlage, f; Schweißmaschine, f rus. сварочный станок, m; установка сварки, f pranc. machine à souder, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • welder — suvirinimo aparatas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. welder; welding apparatus; welding set; welding unit vok. Schweißmaschine, f rus. сварочный аппарат, m pranc. appareil à souder, m; appareil de soudage, m; machine à souder, f;… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • welder — weld ► VERB 1) join together (metal parts) by heating the surfaces to the point of melting and pressing or hammering them together. 2) forge (an article) by such means. 3) cause to combine and form a whole. ► NOUN ▪ a welded joint. DERIVATIVES… …   English terms dictionary

  • welder — weld·er (wĕlʹdər) n. 1. also wel·dor ( dər) A person who welds, especially as a profession. 2. A device that is used for welding. * * * …   Universalium

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