encastre

adjective en·cas·tre \ äⁿkȧstrā \

Definition of encastre

:built in at the supports
  • an encastre beam

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Origin and Etymology of encastre

French encastré, past participle of encastrer to embed, fit into a recess, from Italian incastrare, from Late Latin, from Latin in + castrare to trim, cut off, castrate


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