fuse with

fuse with (something)

1. To connect or bond two things. In this usage, a noun or pronoun is used between "fuse" and "with." She used a soldering gun to fuse the metal part to the pipe.
2. To connect or bond with something else. Here, look at the X-ray—you need to get a cast so that this part of the bone fuses with that one.
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fuse something with something

to bond something together with something. You have to fuse the upper layer to the lower layer with heat. He used heat and pressure to fuse the patch with the soft rubber of the raft.
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fuse with something

to bond with something. The metal has fused with the glass coating on the tank. I didn't know that metal could fuse with glass.
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References in classic literature ?
His work was realism, though he had endeavored to fuse with it the fancies and beauties of imagination.
Joe Homeowner gets tired of buying fuses twice a week, so he replaces the 20-amp fuse with a 30-amp fuse.
Selecting a fuse with the proper current rating and operating voltage is usually a straightforward task for most circuits.
Protecting board-level devices from faults at these current levels presents a problem because a secondary side fuse with the required over-current rating often is not available.
This prevents unqualified personnel from replacing an open fuse with an incorrect fuse.
The skilled artist will blend the fuse with details applied to represent feathers, muscle tone, fish scales, or similar finish work.
Some people, frustrated by buying and replacing blown fuses, attempt to install a new fuse with a higher rating.
At showtime, cousin Butch Grucci usually does the launching honors, lighting both the lift charge and the fuse with (you guessed it) a spark, from a spark-generating machine.
Replace with a new fuse with the same amperage rating as the old fuse.
They named it ``fusin'' because it helps the coat of the virus to fuse with the cell's outer membrane and inject its genetic material into the cell.