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7 definitions found
 for Weld
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Weld \Weld\, n.
     The state of being welded; the joint made by welding.
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     Butt weld. See under Butt.
  
     Scarf weld, a joint made by overlapping, and welding
        together, the scarfed ends of two pieces.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Weld \Weld\ (w[e^]ld), v. t.
     To wield. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Weld \Weld\ (w[e^]ld), n. [OE. welde; akin to Scot. wald, Prov.
     G. waude, G. wau, Dan. & Sw. vau, D. wouw.]
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     1. (Bot.) An herb ({Reseda luteola) related to mignonette,
        growing in Europe, and to some extent in America; dyer's
        broom; dyer's rocket; dyer's weed; wild woad. It is used
        by dyers to give a yellow color. [Written also woald,
        wold, and would.]
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     2. Coloring matter or dye extracted from this plant.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Weld \Weld\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Welded; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Welding.] [Probably originally the same word as well to
     spring up, to gush; perhaps from the Scand.; cf. Sw.
     v[aum]lla to weld, uppv[aum]lla to boil up, to spring up,
     Dan. v[ae]lde to gush, G. wellen to weld. See Well to
     spring.]
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     1. To press or beat into intimate and permanent union, as two
        pieces of iron when heated almost to fusion.
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     Note: Very few of the metals, besides iron and platinum. are
           capable of being welded. Horn and tortoise shell
           possess this useful property.
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     2. Fig.: To unite closely or intimately.
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              Two women faster welded in one love.  --Tennyson.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  weld
      n 1: European mignonette cultivated as a source of yellow dye;
           naturalized in North America [syn: dyer's rocket, dyer's
           mignonette, weld, Reseda luteola]
      2: United States abolitionist (1803-1895) [syn: Weld,
         Theodore Dwight Weld]
      3: a metal joint formed by softening with heat and fusing or
         hammering together
      v 1: join together by heating; "weld metal"
      2: unite closely or intimately; "Her gratitude welded her to
         him"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  138 Moby Thesaurus words for "weld":
     accouple, accumulate, agglutinate, amass, ankle, articulate,
     articulation, assemble, associate, band, bind, blaze, blister,
     bond, boundary, bracket, brand, braze, bridge, bridge over, burn,
     burn in, burn off, butt, carve, cast, cauterize, cement, cervix,
     chain, char, chase, chisel, clap together, clinch, closure, coal,
     collect, combine, comprise, concatenate, conglobulate, conjoin,
     conjugate, connect, connecting link, connecting rod, connection,
     copulate, couple, coupling, cover, crack, cupel, cut, dovetail,
     elbow, embrace, encompass, engrave, flame, found, fuse, gather,
     gliding joint, glue, grave, gum, hinge, hinged joint, hip, include,
     insculpture, interface, join, joining, joint, juncture, knee, knot,
     knuckle, lay together, league, link, lump together, marry, marshal,
     mass, merge, miter, mobilize, model, mold, mortise, neck, oxidate,
     oxidize, pair, parch, paste, piece together, pivot, pivot joint,
     put together, pyrolyze, rabbet, roll into one, scarf, scorch,
     sculp, sculpt, sculpture, seam, sear, shoulder, singe, solder,
     span, splice, stick together, stitch, suture, swinge, symphysis,
     take in, tape, tie, tie rod, toggle, toggle joint, torrefy, unify,
     union, unite, vesicate, vulcanize, wrist, yoke
  
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000) :

  Weld -- U.S. County in Colorado
     Population (2000):    180936
     Housing Units (2000): 66194
     Land area (2000):     3992.446945 sq. miles (10340.389679 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    29.110201 sq. miles (75.395072 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    4021.557146 sq. miles (10415.784751 sq. km)
     Located within:       Colorado (CO), FIPS 08
     Location:             40.346681 N, 104.728213 W
     Headwords:
      Weld
      Weld, CO
      Weld County
      Weld County, CO
  

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