What does upcast mean?

Definitions for upcast
ˈʌpˌkæst, -ˌkɑstup·cast

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. upcastnoun

    air passage consisting of a ventilation shaft through which air leaves a mine

Wiktionary

  1. upcastnoun

    A cast; a throw. - Shakespeare

    Etymology: From upcasten, equivalent to .

  2. upcastnoun

    The ventilating shaft of a mine out of which the air passes after having circulated through the mine.

    Etymology: From upcasten, equivalent to .

  3. upcastnoun

    An upset, as from a carriage.

    Etymology: From upcasten, equivalent to .

  4. upcastnoun

    A taunt; a reproach. - Sir W. Scott

    Etymology: From upcasten, equivalent to .

  5. upcastnoun

    A cast from subtype to supertype.

    Etymology: From upcasten, equivalent to .

  6. upcastnoun

    A message transmitted via upcasting

    Etymology: From upcasten, equivalent to .

  7. upcastverb

    To cast or throw up; to turn upward.

    Etymology: From upcasten, equivalent to .

  8. upcastverb

    To taunt; to reproach; to upbraid.

    Etymology: From upcasten, equivalent to .

  9. upcastverb

    To cast from subtype to supertype.

    Etymology: From upcasten, equivalent to .

  10. upcastverb

    To broadcast a message or data to aircraft or satellites, especially via radio waves; as opposed to uplinking to a specific satellite or aircraft

    Etymology: From upcasten, equivalent to .

  11. upcastadjective

    Cast up; thrown upward; as, with upcast eyes. - Joseph Addison.

    Etymology: From upcasten, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Upcastadjective

    cast up; thrown upward; as, with upcast eyes

  2. Upcastnoun

    a cast; a throw

  3. Upcastnoun

    the ventilating shaft of a mine out of which the air passes after having circulated through the mine; -- distinguished from the downcast. Called also upcast pit, and upcast shaft

  4. Upcastnoun

    an upset, as from a carriage

  5. Upcastnoun

    a taunt; a reproach

  6. Upcastverb

    to cast or throw up; to turn upward

  7. Upcastverb

    to taunt; to reproach; to upbraid

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Upcast

    up′kast, n. a cast or throw in bowling: a shaft for the upward passage of air from a mine, a current of air passing along such: (Scot.) state of being thrown into confusion, a taunt or gibe.—adj. thrown or turned upward.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upcast in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upcast in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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