Ingot
Ingot In"got, n. [Prob. from AS. in in + ge['o]tan to pour: cf. F. linglot, LL. lingotus a mass of gold or silver, extended in the manner of a tongue, and G. einguss, LG. & OE. ingot ingot, a mold for casting metals in. See {Found} to cast, and cf. {Linget}, {Lingot}, {Nugget}.] [1913 Webster] 1. That in which metal is cast; a mold. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

And from the fire he took up his matter And in the ingot put it with merry cheer. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

2. A bar or wedge of steel, gold, or other malleable metal, cast in a mold; a mass of unwrought cast metal. [1913 Webster]

Wrought ingots from Besoara's mine. --Sir W. Jones. [1913 Webster]

{Ingot mold}, a box or mold in which ingots are cast.

{Ingot iron}. See {Decarbonized steel}, under {Decarbonize}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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