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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Braze  \Braze\,  v.  t.  [AS.  br[ae]sian,  fr  br[ae]s  brass.  See 
  {Brass}.] 
  To  cover  or  ornament  with  brass.  --Chapman. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Braze  \Braze\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Brazed};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Brazing}.]  [F.  braser  to  solder,  fr  Icel.  brasa  to  harden 
  by  fire.  Cf  {Brass}.] 
  1.  To  solder  with  hard  solder,  esp.  with  an  alloy  of  copper 
  and  zinc;  as  to  braze  the  seams  of  a  copper  pipe. 
 
  2.  To  harden.  ``Now  I  am  brazes  to  it.''  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  braze 
  v  :  solder  together  by  using  hard  solder  with  a  high  melting 
  point 




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