foundry

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noun found·ry \ˈfau̇n-drē\

Definition of foundry

plural

foundries

  1. 1 :  an establishment where founding is carried on

  2. 2 :  the act, process, or art of casting metals

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First Known Use of foundry

1536


FOUNDRY Defined for English Language Learners

foundry

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Definition of foundry for English Language Learners

  • : a building or factory where metals are produced


FOUNDRY Defined for Kids

foundry

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noun found·ry \ˈfau̇n-drē\

Definition of foundry for Students

plural

foundries

  1. :  a building or factory where metal goods are made


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