oddside

[od-sahyd]

noun Metallurgy.

a temporary support for a pattern below the joint of a mold, used while the mold is being made.

Nearby words

  1. odds and ends,
  2. odds and sods,
  3. odds are, the,
  4. odds-on,
  5. oddsbodikins,
  6. oddsmaker,
  7. ode,
  8. ode on a grecian urn,
  9. ode to a nightingale,
  10. ode to the west wind

Origin of oddside

First recorded in 1830–40; odd + side1

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