Definition of precast in English:


Syllabification: pre·cast
Pronunciation: /ˈprēˈkast

verb (precasts, precasting; past and past participle precast)

[with object] (usually as adjective precast)
  • Cast (an object or material, typically concrete) in its final shape before positioning: precast concrete beams
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    • Low-cost precast concrete tiles are set in sand over a standard membrane roof to create exterior decks.
    • Key to the effort was the fast production of specialized machines that fabricated precast concrete girders and fitted their edges with milled steel flanges.
    • The compressive form-active dome is a composite of in situ and precast reinforced concrete.

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