Meaning of INGOT in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈiŋ-gət ]


Etymology: Middle English, perhaps modification of Middle French lingot ingot of metal, incorrectly divided as l'ingot, as if from le the

Date: 14th century

1. : a mold in which metal is cast

2. : a mass of metal cast into a convenient shape for storage or transportation to be later processed

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