Definitions for casterˈkæs tər, ˈkɑ stər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. caster(noun)

    a worker who casts molten metal into finished products

  2. caster, castor(noun)

    a shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling powdered sugar

  3. caster, castor(noun)

    a pivoting roller attached to the bottom of furniture or trucks or portable machines to make them movable

Wiktionary

  1. caster(Noun)

    Someone or something that casts

    a caster of spells

  2. caster(Noun)

    A wheeled assembly attached to a larger object at its base to facilitate rolling. A caster usually consists of

  3. caster(Noun)

    A shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling condiments such as sugar, salt, pepper, etc.

  4. Origin: From cast (obsolete) "to turn"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Caster(noun)

    one who casts; as, caster of stones, etc. ; a caster of cannon; a caster of accounts

  2. Caster(noun)

    a vial, cruet, or other small vessel, used to contain condiments at the table; as, a set of casters

  3. Caster(noun)

    a stand to hold a set of cruets

  4. Caster(noun)

    a small wheel on a swivel, on which furniture is supported and moved

Freebase

  1. Caster

    A caster is an undriven, single, double, or compound wheel that is designed to be mounted to the bottom of a larger object so as to enable that object to be easily moved. They are available in various sizes, and are commonly made of rubber, plastic, nylon, aluminum, or stainless steel. Casters are found in numerous applications, including shopping carts, office chairs, and material handling equipment. High capacity, heavy duty casters are used in many industrial applications, such as platform trucks, carts, assemblies, and tow lines in plants. Generally, casters operate well on smooth and flat surfaces.

Anagrams of caster »

  1. acters, carest, carets, caters, crates, reacts, recast, traces


Translations for caster

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • солница, колелцеBulgarian
  • Rollfuß, Castor-Rad, Lenkrolle, StreuerGerman
  • sirotin, kalustepyörä, huonekalupyörä, pyörä, rullapyöräFinnish
  • rouletteFrench
  • spargisale, spargipepe, montaggio su ruote, saliera, pepieraItalian
  • キャスター, 薬味入れJapanese
  • pieprzniczka, solniczka, koło kastoraPolish
  • солонка, колёсико, ролик, перечницаRussian
  • koleščekSlovene
  • ströareSwedish

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