casting

  1. object formed by a mold
  2. the act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel
  3. the choice of actors to play particular roles in a play or movie
  4. put or send forth
  5. deposit
  6. select to play,sing, or dance a part in a play, movie, musical, opera, or ballet
  7. throw forcefully
  8. assign the roles of (a movie or a play) to actors
  9. move about aimlessly or ......

    Casting

    An indigestible pellet of fur or feather & sometimes bone
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    Casting

    Casting is a manufacturing process by which a liquid material is usually poured into a mold, which contains a hollow cavity of the desired shape, and then allowed to solidify. The solidified part is also known as a casting, which is ejected or broken out of the mold to complete the process. Casting materials are usually metals or various cold sett...
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    casting

    Filling a mold with molten metal to produce a form. Some metals can be poured into a mold, while others need to be forced into it through various methods such as spin casting, vacuum casting, or steam casting.
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    Casting

    • (n.) The act or process of making casts or impressions, or of shaping metal or plaster in a mold; the act or the process of pouring molten metal into a mold. • (n.) The act of one who casts or throws, as in fishing. • (n.) The act of casting off, or that which is cast off, as skin, feathers, excrement, etc. • (n.) That which i...
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    casting

    (from the article `directing`) There is a crucial responsibility at the other end of the production schedule, before rehearsals even begin. It is the casting process, which is ...
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    casting

    (from the article `fishing`) ...Barker were describing new tackle and methods of fishing. About this time some unknown angler attached a wire loop or ring at the tip end of the ...
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    Casting

    (i) The product of a foundry. Molten metal is poured into a mould to produce the desired finished shape, often complex. Castings are mostly made of iron, steel, aluminium, copper alloys and zinc, but most metals can be cast. They may be sand-cast, gravity die cast, pressure die cast or, more rarely, cast by the lost wax process. The structure of ca...
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    Casting

    (i) The product of a foundry. Molten metal is poured into a mould to produce the desired finished shape, often complex. Castings are mostly made of iron, steel, aluminium, copper alloys and zinc, but most metals can be cast. They may be sand-cast, gravity die cast, pressure die cast or, more rarely, cast by the lost wax process. The structure of ca...
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    casting

    1. A metallic object formed in a mold. ... 2. The act of forming a casting in a mold. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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    Casting

    1. A term applied to the act of pouring molten metal into a mold. 2. The metal object produced by such pouring.
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    Casting

    [fishing] In angling, casting is the act of throwing bait or a lure using a fishing line out over the water using a flexible fishing rod. The usual technique is for the angler to quickly flick the rod from behind toward the water. The term may also be used for setting out a net. There are several techniques anglers use to attempt to cast fu...
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    Casting

    [metalworking] In metalworking, casting involves pouring liquid metal into a mold, which contains a hollow cavity of the desired shape, and then allowing it to cool and solidify. The solidified part is also known as a casting, which is ejected or broken out of the mold to complete the process. Casting is most often used for making complex s...
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    Casting

    [performing arts] In the performing arts, casting (or casting call) is a pre-production process for selecting a cast of actors, dancers, singers, models and other talent for a live or recorded performance. ==Casting process== The casting process somewhat involves a series of auditions before a casting panel, composed of individuals such as ...
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    Casting

    Cast'ing noun 1. The act of one who casts or throws, as in fishing. 2. The act or process of making casts or impressions, or of shaping metal or plaster in a mold; the act or the process of pouring molten metal into a mold. 3. That which is cast in a mold; esp. the mass of meta...
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    Casting

    A generic term referring to a process where a fluid material(usually a molten alloy) is made to flow into a shaped mold cavity where it solidifies;this method is used to produce complex component shapes and propertiesdifficult to achieve otherwise.A guide as to the surface finish that is achievable using different casting techniques is shown below ...
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    Casting

    A means of production by pouring silver (or other metals) into a mould. Casting is often applied as a decoration, generally producing a heavy quality finish.
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    Casting

    A method of reproducing in quantity by using liquid clay & molds.
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    Casting

    A part made by pouring molten metal into a mold.
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    Casting

    A process for making metal objects whereby molten metal is poured into a mould.
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    casting

    a process in which a liquid or viscous material is poured or otherwise introduced into a mould or onto a prepared surface to solidify without the use of external pressure
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    casting

    A process that involves pouring liquid material such as molten metal, clay, wax, or plaster into a mold. When the liquid hardens, the mold is removed, leaving a form in the shape of the mold.
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    Casting

    additive process, indirect method: 1. reproducing a sculptural form: usually refers to pouring liquid plaster, metal or glass into a mould where it hardens, in contrast to pressing a more solid material into a mould (which is called moulding) 2. Cire perdue/Lost wax: used since ancient times; method of casting metal or glass in a mould, the cavit.....
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    Casting

    Casting (founding) is the process of producing solid objects by pouring molten material into a shaped mould and allowing it to cool.
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    casting

    Casting is a method of producing one or more copies of a sculpture. Typically, the original sculpture is modelled as usual and covered with a moulding material which sets hard when dry. The mould is then separated to release the original sculpture. Once the mould is reassembled, the casting material is poured in to the void and left to set. Traditi...
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