[ oh-puhn-kast, -kahst ]

adjectiveBritish Mining.

Origin of open-cast

First recorded in 1705–15

Words Nearby open-cast Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use open-cast in a sentence

  • His physiognomy, of an open cast and instinct with joviality, recalled the features of his grandfather, Charles Martel.