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solder
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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Definition
a soft metal that is melted and used as glue to join two metal surfaces; or the process of doing such joining
  • James Ryder, upper-attendant at the hotel, gave his evidence to the effect that he had shown Horner up to the dressing-room of the Countess of Morcar upon the day of the robbery in order that he might solder the second bar of the grate, which was loose.
    Adventure VII — The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle (32% in)

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