Definition for overcasting (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), o·ver·cast, o·ver·cast·ing.
verb (used without object), o·ver·cast, o·ver·cast·ing.
Examples from the Web for overcasting
The bottom edge of the waist may be finished by overcasting.Textiles and Clothing|Kate Heintz Watson
Today every progressive library binder has a special method of overcasting and each claims that his method is the best.
I'm going in to do overcasting as hard as I can, because I hate that the worst.New Chronicles of Rebecca|Kate Douglas Wiggin
The overcasting stitch is used on edges to prevent raveling.Clothing and Health|Helen Kinne
This method can be used only if adjoining leaf is firm, but can never be employed with overcasting.