lap-weld

transitive verb

Definition of lap-weld

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: to join by welding along overlapping edges or seams

lap weld

noun

Definition of lap weld (Entry 2 of 2)

: a joint made by lap-welding

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History and Etymology for lap-weld

Transitive verb

lap entry 3 + weld, verb

Noun

from lap-weld

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“Lap-weld.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lap-weld. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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