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cast
  • noun
    An object made by shaping molten metal or similar material in a mold. (bronze casts of the sculpture)
    An act of throwing something forcefully. (he grabbed a spear for a third cast)
    The form or appearance of something, especially someone's features or complexion. (she had a somewhat masculine cast of countenance)
    A slight squint. (he had a cast in one eye)
    A convoluted mass of earth or sand ejected onto the surface by a burrowing worm. (This is the yellow-faced blenny, often found in old tubeworm casts and even discarded shells.)
    A search made by a hound or pack of hounds over a wide area to find a trail.
  • noun
    The actors taking part in a play, film, or other production. (he draws sensitive performances from his inexperienced cast)

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