upcast

noun

up·​cast ˈəp-ˌkast How to pronounce upcast (audio)
: something cast up

Word History

First Known Use

1883, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of upcast was in 1883

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Cite this Entry

“Upcast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/upcast. Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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