sand casting

noun

Definition of sand casting

: a casting made in a mold of sand

First Known Use of sand casting

1926, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sand casting was in 1926

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“Sand casting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sand%20casting. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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