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foundry (n.)

c. 1600, "art of casting metal," from French fonderei, from fondre "to cast," from Latin fundere (past participle fusus) "to melt, cast, pour out," from nasalized form of PIE root *gheu- "to pour." Meaning "establishment for the founding of metallic articles" is from 1640s. Related: Foundryman.

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Definitions of foundry

foundry (n.)
factory where metal castings are produced;
Synonyms: metalworks
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