umcast

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English umcasten, umbecasten, equivalent to um- +‎ cast.

Verb[edit]

umcast ‎(third-person singular simple present umcasts, present participle umcasting, simple past and past participle umcast)

  1. (Britain dialectal) To bind or wrap around.
    to umcast a splice ‎(to fasten it by a wrapping of cord)