noun tun·dish \ˈtən-ˌdish\

Definition of tundish

  1. 1 :  funnel 1a

  2. 2 :  a reservoir in the top part of a mold into which molten metal is poured

Origin and Etymology of tundish

Middle English, funnel for filling a tun

First Known Use: 14th century

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