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foun·dry

 (foun′drē)
n. pl. foun·dries
1. An establishment where metal objects are made by melting metal and pouring it into molds.
2.
a. The skill or operation of founding.
b. The castings made by founding.

foundry

(ˈfaʊndrɪ)
n, pl -ries
1. (Metallurgy) a place in which metal castings are produced
2. (Metallurgy) the science or practice of casting metal
3. (Metallurgy) cast-metal articles collectively
[C17: from Old French fonderie, from fondre; see found3]

found•ry

(ˈfaʊn dri)

n., pl. -ries.
1.
a. an establishment for producing castings in molten metal.
b. an establishment where metal type is cast or melted down.
2. the act or process of casting metal.
3. metal objects made by founding; castings.
[1595–1605; < French fonderie]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.foundry - factory where metal castings are producedfoundry - factory where metal castings are produced
arsenal, armory, armoury - a place where arms are manufactured
bell foundry - a foundry where bells are cast
factory, manufactory, manufacturing plant, mill - a plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing
iron foundry - a foundry where cast iron is produced
Translations
مَسْبَك، مكان السَّبك والصَّب
slévárna
støberi
ljevaonica
öntöde
málmsteypa
liejykla
lietuve
zlievareň
dökümhane

foundry

[ˈfaʊndrɪ] Nfundición f, fundidora f (LAm)

foundry

[ˈfaʊndri] nfonderie f

foundry

nGießerei f

foundry

[ˈfaʊndrɪ] nfonderia

foundry

(ˈfaundri) plural ˈfoundries noun
a place where metal or glass is formed by melting and pouring into moulds.
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