Pronunciation: (prē-kast', -käst'), [key]
—v., -cast, -cast•ing,
—adj. Building Trades.
to cast (a concrete block or slab, etc.) in a place other than where it is to be installed in a structure.
(of a building or section) cast before being transported to the site of installation: a precast concrete roof.
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