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



BrE BrE//ˈɪŋɡət//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɪŋɡət//
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a solid piece of metal, especially gold or silver, usually shaped like a brick Word Originlate Middle English (denoting a mould in which metal is cast): perhaps from in + Old English goten, past participle of geotan ‘pour, cast’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: ingot