Meaning of FOUNDRY in English


/fown"dree/ , n. , pl. foundries .

1. an establishment for producing castings in molten metal.

2. the act or process of founding or casting metal.

3. the category of metal objects made by founding; castings.

[ 1595-1605; fonderie. See FOUND 3 , -ERY ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .