Definition of pattern welding in English:

pattern welding


mass nounArchaeology
  • A technique in which metal bars and strips of different type and colour were welded together and hammered out to give a patterned artefact.

    • ‘The twisting and folding of the bars of different metals gave a ‘marbled’ pattern to the surface of the blade which is called ‘pattern welding’’
    • ‘This was done in the same technique as the pattern welding, but in a more prosaic fashion.’