plaster cast

noun
any piece of sculpture reproduced in plaster of Paris.

Origin:
1815–25

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plaster cast
 
n
1.  surgery See cast a cast made of plaster of Paris
2.  a copy or mould of a sculpture or other object cast in plaster of Paris

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plaster cast n.
See cast.

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Example sentences
The monkey's leg was broken and she put a plaster cast on it and treated it.
Make your own plaster cast of the preserved dinosaur tracks.
Now his right arm is in a plaster cast, and in order to enter the water he has
  to hold it above his head.
Her plaster cast would be off by then, and her papers would be in order.
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