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Definition 1: the act of creating something by casting it in a mold - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for casting in the sense of this definition

(casting is a kind of ...) the act of creating something that is different from the materials that went into it

Definition 2: the act of throwing a fishing line out over the water by means of a rod and reel - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for casting in the sense of this definition

(casting is a kind of ...) the act of someone who fishes as a diversion

(... is a kind of casting ) the single-handed rod casting of a relatively heavy (artificial) bait

(... is a kind of casting ) casting an artificial fly as a lure

(... is a kind of casting ) a cast that falls beyond the intended spot

(... is a kind of casting ) casting (artificial) bait far out into the ocean (up to 200 yards) with the waves breaking around you

Definition 3: the choice of actors to play particular roles in a play or movie - [noun denoting act]

(casting is a kind of ...) the act of choosing or selecting

"your choice of colors was unfortunate" "you can take your pick"

Definition 4: object formed by a mold - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for casting in the sense of this definition

(casting is a kind of ...) a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing

"she made a copy of the designer dress" "the clone was a copy of its ancestor"

(... is a kind of casting ) a cast taken from the face of a dead person

(... is a kind of casting ) a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine

"the engine had to be replaced because the block was cracked"

(... is a kind of casting ) a cast taken from the face of a living person

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