precast

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adjective pre·cast \ˌprē-ˈkast, ˈprē-ˌ\

Definition of precast

  1. :  being concrete that is cast in the form of a structural element (such as a panel or beam) before being placed in final position

Examples of precast in a Sentence

  1. The wall is built with precast concrete panels.

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First Known Use of precast

1914


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precast

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Definition of precast for English Language Learners

  • : made into shapes that are ready to be used to build something

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