plaster cast


plaster cast

noun

: a copy of something made of plaster of paris

Full Definition of PLASTER CAST

1
:  a sculptor's model in plaster of paris
2
:  a rigid dressing of gauze impregnated with plaster of paris

Examples of PLASTER CAST

  1. She had a plaster cast on her leg.
  2. The mask was made from a plaster cast of his face.

First Known Use of PLASTER CAST

1825

plaster cast

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PLASTER CAST

: a rigid dressing of gauze impregnated with plaster of paris

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