sand-cast

verb
\ˈsan(d)-ˌkast \
sand-cast; sand-casting

Definition of sand-cast 

transitive verb

: to make (a casting) by pouring metal in a sand mold

First Known Use of sand-cast

1928, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about sand-cast

Statistics for sand-cast

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for sand-cast

The first known use of sand-cast was in 1928

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on sand-cast

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with sand-cast

Comments on sand-cast

What made you want to look up sand-cast? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the figure or shape of a crescent moon

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Late Autumn 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • frosted-autumn-leaves
  • Which is a synonym of yahoo?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!