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casting

noun cast·ing

Simple Definition of casting

  • : something made from material that hardens in a mold

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

  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

  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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