braze


braze
braze
braze1 [brāz]
vt.
brazed, brazing [Fr braser, to solder, var. of braiser,BRAISE]
to join (metals) by melting nonferrous metals or alloys into the joints at temperatures exceeding 800°F (426.7°C): see SOLDER, WELD1
brazer
n.
braze2 [brāz]
vt.
brazed, brazing [ME brasen < OE bræsian < bræs,BRASS]
1. to make of, or coat with, brass or a brasslike substance
2. to make hard like brass
brazer
n.

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  • Braze — Braze, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Brazed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Brazing}.] [F. braser to solder, fr. Icel. brasa to harden by fire. Cf. {Brass}.] 1. To solder with hard solder, esp. with an alloy of copper and zinc; as, to braze the seams of a copper pipe …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Braze — Braze, v. t. [AS. br[ae]sian, fr. br[ae]s brass. See {Brass}.] To cover or ornament with brass. Chapman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Braze — Braze. См. Пайка. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

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  • braze — ► VERB ▪ solder with an alloy of copper and zinc. ► NOUN ▪ a brazed joint. ORIGIN French braser solder …   English terms dictionary

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  • braze — {{11}}braze (v.1) to expose to the action of fire, 1580s, perhaps from Fr. braser to solder, in Old French, to burn, related to brese embers (see BRAISE (Cf. braise)). Related: Brazed; brazing. {{12}}braze (v.2) to make …   Etymology dictionary

  • braze — I [[t]breɪz[/t]] v. t. brazed, braz•ing 1) to make of brass 2) to cover or ornament with or as if with brass 3) to make brasslike • Etymology: bef. 1000; ME brasen, OE bræsian; see brass II braze [[t]breɪz[/t]] v. t. brazed, braz•ing mel to unite …   From formal English to slang

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