Definition of plaster cast noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    plaster cast

    BrE BrE//ˈplɑːstə kɑːst//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈplæstər kæst//
    Medical equipment, Injuries
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  1. 1(also cast) a case made of plaster of Paris that covers a broken bone and protects it See related entries: Medical equipment, Injuries
  2. 2a copy of something, made from plaster of Paris They took a plaster cast of the teeth for identification purposes.
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