Definition of Casts
1. Noun. (plural of cast) ¹
2. Verb. (third-person singular of cast) ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
Definition of Casts
1. cast [v] - See also: cast
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Literary usage of Casts
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"(b) casts Tube casts casts are rut always indicative of true nephritis. casts are frequently found to be transitory and of no pathological significance. ..."
2. Microscopical Morphology of the Animal Body in Health and Disease by Carl Heitzmann (1882)
"Fatty casts indicate fatty degeneration of the kidneys, secondary to ... The scries a shows casts from convoluted tubules of the second order : the serie" & ..."
3. Report. by Henry Phipps Institute (1908)
"hundred and twelve patients with constipation 44.6% showed urinary abnormalities and 14.3% both casts and albumin; in two hundred and eighty-six cases ..."
4. Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics by The American College of Surgeons, Franklin H. Martin Memorial Foundation (1913)
"I brought forward these specimens for the purpose of provoking a discussion on the pathology of menstrual casts, since there are many who still adhere to ..."
5. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1881)
"No tube casts. March. Has taken iodide of potassium for several weeks until the past few days. To-day the urine contains no iodine, but has a small amount ..."
6. A Practical Treatise on Urinary and Renal Diseases, Including Urinary by William Roberts (1885)
"(6) Transparent large waxy casts, mixed with dark granular casts, indicate a chronic disease, (c) Epithelium and casts containing much fat indicate fatty ..."
7. Permafrost: North American Contribution [to The] Second International Conference by Building Research Advisory Board Staff (1973)
"One of the most logical places to find ice-wedge casts in temperate North America ... Many ice-wedge casts have been discovered outside of, and adjacent to, ..."