from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In founding, a flask which holds the mold.
  • n. Probably, a small box used like a casting-bottle.


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  • They are already bending it into a casting-box of the shape of the cylinders on the presses; metal will be poured in and when it is cool, you will have the metal form, the metal impression of the page.

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