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solder

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soldersol‧der1 /ˈsɒldə, ˈsəʊl- $ ˈsɑːdər/ noun [uncountable]  TIa soft metal, usually a mixture of lead and tin, which can be melted and used to join two metal surfaces, wires etc
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solderI loved the metallic smell of solder as it dripped in small puddles, hardening on the workbench before me.This means there will be some exchange between the solder and the metal which will alter the composition of both.The main difference between the two is the melting point of the solder.
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soldersolder2 verb [transitive + onto/together]  TIto join or repair metal surfaces with solder
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solderThe remainder of the components may now be soldered into place in any convenient order.These unique circuits contain semiconductor devices as well as other discrete electronic components soldered on a thin alumina substrate.At each side is a loop or scroll handle that had been soldered to the convex sides.Again we have the standard format of the lower tray having been soldered to the upper shell.
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Verb table
solder
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysolder
he, she, itsolders
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysoldered
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave soldered
he, she, ithas soldered
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad soldered
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill solder
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have soldered
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam soldering
he, she, itis soldering
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you, we, theyare soldering
Past
I, he, she, itwas soldering
you, we, theywere soldering
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been soldering
he, she, ithas been soldering
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been soldering
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be soldering
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been soldering
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