arc welder

noun

Definition of arc welder

1 :a machine that creates arcs for arc welding
  • For instance, you can use an arc welder and welding rod to build up a worn surface, such as a crankshaft journal.
  • —Richard FinchWelder's Handbook2007
2 :a person whose job is arc welding
  • Following recovery the patient was anxious to return to work as an arc welder.
  • —Leslie A. GeddesMedical Device Accidents and Illustrative Cases2002

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First Known Use of arc welder

1890


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