verb[with object] (often as adjective brazed)
Form, fix, or join by soldering with an alloy of copper and zinc at high temperature: a brazed joint a disc is brazed to the cut-off end of the drill shank
More example sentences
- These steels are also brazed using nickel alloy filler metal.
- The handle is welded to the body rather than brazed or silver soldered.
- They can be readily brazed, and many coppers and copper alloys can be welded by various gas, arc and resistance methods.
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late 17th century: from French braser 'solder', ultimately of Germanic origin.
Definition of braze in:
- The US English dictionary