[kast-awf, -of, kahst-]
thrown away; rejected; discarded: castoff clothing.
a person or thing that has been cast off.
Printing. the estimate by a compositor of how many pages copy will occupy when set in type.

1735–45; adj., noun use of verb phrase cast off Unabridged
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Example sentences
The crowd cheers as the flames quickly consume him, along with all of their
  castoff gloom from the past year.
The purple velveteen curtain is shabby, a castoff from the public school.
She could convince herself that she was not really eating if she allowed
  herself to consume such a lowly castoff.
The top of the duff is where needles, leaves, fruits and other castoff
  vegetative material have noticeably begun to decompose.
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