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Definition of casting noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    casting

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈkɑːstɪŋ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈkæstɪŋ//
     
    Producing a play, Making films
     
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  1. 1[uncountable] the process of choosing actors for a play or film/movie Casting was completed by May. an odd piece of casting a casting director See related entries: Producing a play, Making films
  2. 2[countable] an object made by pouring hot liquid metal, etc. into a mould (= a specially shaped container)
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: casting