- A supportive and immobilising device used to help mend broken bones.
verb (casts, casting, cast, )
The doctor put a on the boy"s broken arm.
- The collective group of people performing a play or production together.
He"s in the of Oliver. Her features had a delicate to them.
(rfex, the ones without)
- The casting procedure.
- A small mass of earth excreted by a worm.
- An object made in a mould.
- The mould used to make cast objects; as, a plaster cast.
- A squint.
- visual, Visual appearance.
- To throw forcefully.
He a stone at the dog. to away fear
- To throw something down or toss something aside.
She the die.
- To throw a fishing line or net into the water.
The fisherman the net into the sea.
- To assign a role in a play or performance.
The director the part carefully.
(computing) To change a variable type from, for example, integer to real, or integer to text.
Casting is generally an indication of bad design.
- Make by pouring into a mould.
- (of animals) To lose the hair or fur of the coat, usually in spring.
(context, of fabric) To twist or warp.
(nautical) To bring the bows of a sailing ship on to the required tack just as the anchor is weighed by use of the headsail.
(nautical) To heave the lead and line in order to ascertain the depth of water.
(context, accountancy) To add up a column of figures; cross-cast refers to adding up a row of figures.
noun (wikipedia, Chart, Chart (graph))
- A map for a very particular purpose, such as shipping or aeroplanes/airplanes, showing information useful for that purpose and ignoring most other information.
(topology) A subspace of a manifold used as part of an atlas
- A graphical presentation of something.
- To draw a chart or map.
- To draw or figure out a route or plan.
"Let's how we're going to get from here to there."
"The song has charted for 1500 weeks!"
- intrans. (of a record) appear on a hit-recording chart.
- The act of joining or being joined.
(grammar) A word used to join other words or phrases together into sentences. The specific conjunction used shows how the two joined parts are related.
(astronomy) The alignment of two bodies in the solar system such that they have the same longitude when seen from Earth.
(astrology) An aspect in which planets are in close proximity to one another.
(context, logic) The proposition resulting from the combination of two or more propositions using the ∧ (<math>\and</math>) operator.