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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Foundry  \Found"ry\,  n.;  pl  {Foundries}.  [See  {Foundery}.] 
  1.  The  act  process,  or  art  of  casting  metals. 
 
  2.  The  buildings  and  works  for  casting  metals. 
 
  {Foundry  ladle},  a  vessel  for  holding  molten  metal  and 
  conveying  it  from  cupola  to  the  molds. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  foundry 
  n  :  where  metal  castings  are  produced  [syn:  {metalworks}] 




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