submerged arc welding

noun

a type of heavy electric-arc welding using mechanically fed bare wire with the arc submerged in powdered flux to keep out oxygen

Nearby words

  1. submental,
  2. submental artery,
  3. submental vein,
  4. submerge,
  5. submerged,
  6. submergible,
  7. submerse,
  8. submersed,
  9. submersible,
  10. submersion

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