butt-weld


butt-weld
noun
a butt joint that is welded
Syn: ↑butt weld
Derivationally related forms: ↑buttweld, ↑buttweld (for: ↑butt weld), ↑butt-weld (for: ↑butt weld)
Hypernyms: ↑butt joint, ↑butt
verb
join by a butt weld
Syn: ↑buttweld
Derivationally related forms:
↑butt-weld (for: ↑buttweld), ↑butt weld (for: ↑buttweld), ↑butt welding (for: ↑buttweld), ↑butt weld, ↑butt welding, ↑butt-welding (for: ↑buttweld), ↑butt-welding
Hypernyms: ↑weld
Verb Frames:
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\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ transitive verb
Etymology: butt (VI)
: to unite by a butt weld
butt welding noun

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a weld formed by joining the flattened ends of two pieces of iron or other metal at white heat; a butt-joint made by welding.
butt-weld «BUHT WEHLD», transitive verb.
to join with a butt weld.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Butt weld — Butt Butt, But But, n. [F. but butt, aim (cf. butte knoll), or bout, OF. bot, end, extremity, fr. boter, buter, to push, butt, strike, F. bouter; of German origin; cf. OHG. b[=o]zan, akin to E. beat. See {Beat}, v. t.] 1. A limit; a bound; a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • butt-weld — (bŭtʹwĕldʹ) tr.v. butt ·weld·ed, butt ·weld·ing, butt ·welds To join by a butt weld. * * * …   Universalium

  • Butt weld — See Butt weld, under {Butt}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Butt weld — Weld Weld, n. The state of being welded; the joint made by welding. [1913 Webster] {Butt weld}. See under {Butt}. {Scarf weld}, a joint made by overlapping, and welding together, the scarfed ends of two pieces. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • butt weld — n. a welded butt joint butt weld vt …   English World dictionary

  • butt weld — butt′ weld n. mel a welded butt joint …   From formal English to slang

  • butt weld — noun a butt joint that is welded • Syn: ↑butt weld • Derivationally related forms: ↑buttweld (for: ↑butt weld), ↑butt weld (for: ↑butt weld), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • butt weld — noun Date: circa 1864 a butt joint made by welding • butt weld transitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • butt-weld — transitive verb see butt weld …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • butt weld — /ˈbʌt wɛld/ (say but weld) noun a weld formed by joining the flattened ends of two pieces of iron at a white heat …   Australian English dictionary


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