Origin of cast-iron
Definition for cast-iron (2 of 2)
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Over medium heat, warm up a cast-iron griddle or large skillet; a non-stick griddle or pan will do as well.Sap Suckers Unite: Recipes for Maple Cookies, Flapjacks, and Cocktails|David Lincoln Ross|May 3, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Melt the butter in a cast-iron skillet or heavy nonstick sauté pan over medium-high heat.
They were quite harmless, being made of cast-iron, with small quantities of salt inside to bring them up to the exact weight.Pincher Martin, O.D.|H. Taprell Dorling
They are cast-iron construction and are driven by an eccentric on the driving-wheel axle (fig. 27).
This pipe was afterward replaced by a cast-iron pipe of the same diameter.ASCE 1193: The Water-Works and Sewerage of Monterrey, N. L., Mexico|George Robert Graham Conway
Such a cast-iron damper also forms a support for the flat arch of brick over the opening if bricks are used.
The sectional diagram indicates a cast-iron damper built in the throat.