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die cast

or die-cast

verb (used with object)
1.
to shape or form by die casting.
Origin of die cast
1905-1910
1905-10

die casting

noun, Metallurgy.
1.
a process in which molten metal is forced into metallic molds under hydraulic pressure to shape it, form objects, etc.
2.
an article made by this process.
Origin
1910-15
Related forms
die-casting, adjective
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