from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A village of southern Quebec, Canada, on the St. Lawrence River northeast of Quebec City. Its famous shrine was established by shipwrecked sailors in 1620.
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- v. To cast away; reject.
- n. Common misspelling of forecast.
From Middle English forcasten ("to cast away, reject"), equivalent to for- + cast. Cognate with Swedish förkasta ("to reject"). Compare forcasten. (Wiktionary)
From Middle English forcast, variant of forecast. (Wiktionary)