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braze

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verb \ˈbrāz\

Definition of braze

brazedbraz·ing

archaic

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  harden



Origin of braze

irregular from brass


First Known Use: 1602


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braze

verb

Definition of braze

brazedbraz·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to solder with a nonferrous alloy having a lower melting point than the metals being joined

braz·er noun


Origin of braze

French braser, from Old French, to burn, from breze hot coals — more at braise


First Known Use: circa 1574


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