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sand-cast

[ sand-kast, -kahst ]
/ ˈsændˌkæst, -ˌkɑst /
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verb (used with object), sand-cast, sand-cast·ing.
to produce (a casting) by pouring molten metal into sand molds.
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Origin of sand-cast

First recorded in 1945–50

OTHER WORDS FROM sand-cast

sand casting, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for sand-cast

sand-cast

verb -casts, -casting or -cast
(tr) to produce (a casting) by pouring molten metal into a mould of sand

Derived forms of sand-cast

sand-casting, noun
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