Meaning of CASTING in English

CASTING

transcription, транскрипция: [ noun ]

Date: 14th century

1. : something (as the excrement of an earthworm) that is cast out or off

2. : the act of one that casts: as

a. : the throwing of a fishing line by means of a rod and reel

b. : the assignment of parts and duties to actors or performers

3. : something cast in a mold

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.