precast

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pre- +‎ cast

Adjective[edit]

precast ‎(not comparable)

  1. Cast previously in another location.
    • 2009 January 22, Jim Robbins, “The Logless Log Home”, New York Times:
      Except that in their case, the logs are made from precast concrete shaped and painted to look like the real thing.

Antonyms[edit]

  • cast-in-place

Noun[edit]

precast ‎(countable and uncountable, plural precasts)

  1. Structural members made of concrete, ready for installation.

Verb[edit]

precast ‎(third-person singular simple present precasts, present participle precasting, simple past and past participle precast)

  1. To cast in a location other than where to be installed.

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