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castoff

[kast-awf, -of, kahst-] /ˈkæstˌɔf, -ˌɒf, ˈkɑst-/
adjective
1.
thrown away; rejected; discarded:
castoff clothing.
noun
2.
a person or thing that has been cast off.
3.
Printing. the estimate by a compositor of how many pages copy will occupy when set in type.
Origin of castoff
1735-1745
1735-45; adj., noun use of verb phrase cast off
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