parting line


noun Metallurgy.

the line at which two closed dies or two halves of a mold meet.
a corresponding line or seam appearing on a molded or cast object.

Nearby words

  1. particulate,
  2. particulate inheritance,
  3. partier,
  4. parting,
  5. parting is such sweet sorrow,
  6. parting of the ways,
  7. parting shot,
  8. parting strip,
  9. partis,
  10. partisan

Origin of parting line

First recorded in 1870–75

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