cleft weld

noun

Definition of cleft weld

: a weld made by upsetting the ends of the work by cutting a V-shaped opening in the end of one piece, by forming the end of the other piece to fit the first, and by joining the pieces by welding

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“Cleft weld.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cleft%20weld. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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