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casting

noun cast·ing

Simple Definition of casting

  • : something made from material that hardens in a mold

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of casting

  1. 1 :  something (as the excrement of an earthworm) that is cast out or off

  2. 2 :  the act of one that casts: as a :  the throwing of a fishing line by means of a rod and reel b :  the assignment of parts and duties to actors or performers

  3. 3 :  something cast in a mold

Examples of casting in a sentence

  1. The workers make metal castings for truck engines.



14th Century

First Known Use of casting

14th century

Rhymes with casting



CASTING Defined for Kids

casting

noun cast·ing \ˈka-stiŋ\

Definition of casting for Students

  1. 1 :  the act or action of someone or something that casts

  2. 2 :  something that is cast in a mold <a bronze casting>

  3. 3 :  2cast 9




Medical Dictionary

casting

noun cast·ing

Medical Definition of casting

  1. 1:  the act or process of making casts or impressions or of shaping in a mold

  2. 2:  something cast in a mold





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