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casting

noun cast·ing

: something made from material that hardens in a mold

Full Definition of CASTING

1
:  something (as the excrement of an earthworm) that is cast out or off
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
:  something cast in a mold
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Examples of CASTING

  1. The workers make metal castings for truck engines.

First Known Use of CASTING

14th century

Rhymes with CASTING

CASTING Defined for Kids

casting

noun cast·ing \ˈka-stiŋ\

Definition of CASTING for Kids

1
:  the act or action of someone or something that casts
2
:  something that is cast in a mold <a bronze casting>
3
:  2cast 9
Medical Dictionary

casting

noun cast·ing

Medical Definition of CASTING

1
:  the act or process of making casts or impressions or of shaping in a mold
2
:  something cast in a mold
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