adjective en·cas·tre \äⁿkȧstrā\

Definition of encastre

  1. :  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 — more at castrate

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to cast off or become cast off

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