an instrument for melting and applying solder.
a hand tool consisting of a handle fixed to a copper tip that is heated, electrically or in a flame, and used to melt and apply solder
noun 1. any of various alloys fused and applied to the joint between metal objects to unite them without heating the objects to the melting point. 2. anything that joins or unites: the solder of their common cause. verb (used with object) 3. to join (metal objects) with solder. 4. to join closely and intimately: […]
noun 1. a person who serves in an army; a person engaged in military service. 2. an enlisted man or woman, as distinguished from a commissioned officer: the soldiers’ mess and the officers’ mess. 3. a person of military skill or experience: George Washington was a great soldier. 4. a person who contends or serves […]
- Soldier bird
noun 1. (Austral) another name for noisy miner
- Soldier crab
noun 1. a small blue Australian estuarine crab of the Mictyris genus usually found in large numbers