Meaning of INGOT in English

INGOT

/ing"geuht/ , n.

1. a mass of metal cast in a convenient form for shaping, remelting, or refining.

v.t.

2. to make ingots of; shape into ingots.

[ 1350-1400; ME: lit., (something) poured in, equiv. to in- IN- 1 + got ( e ) a stream, OE * gota, akin to geotan to flow; c. G giessen, Goth giutan, ON gjota to pour ]

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