Definition Of casting

verb

(in country dancing) change one's position by moving a certain number of places in a certain direction along the outside of the line in which one is dancing.

Come back up to where you started and cast round one couple to progress.

an object made by pouring molten metal or other material into a mold.

For thousands of years, in fact, foundry workers have made bronze castings of clay models made by sculptors.

assign a part in a play, movie, or other production to (an actor).

he was cast as the Spanish dancer

cause (light or shadow) to appear on a surface.

the moon cast a pale light over the cottages

discard.

the issue was cast from the list of concerns


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Example Of casting

  • After the castings were attached, the entire frame was gilded in antique gold.

  • All the works were unique iron castings ; he handled the metal as if it were water.

  • Besides it melting abilities, the team have designed the apparatus to produce high-quality platinum castings .

  • For thousands of years, in fact, foundry workers have made bronze castings of clay models made by sculptors.

  • Glass panels hung beneath the diagonal grid are point fixed by spider castings and silicon sealed.


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