en·​cas·​tre | \ äⁿkȧstrā\

Definition of encastre

: built in at the supports an encastre beam

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History and Etymology for 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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