casting from an electric furnace inverted over the mold.
a process of casting, used especially for small statuary or the like, in which the mold is inverted after the outer surfaces have hardened so as to drain off the molten metal at the center.
noun, Crystallography. 1. . noun, Crystallography. 1. a point within a crystal through which any straight line extends to points on opposite surfaces of the crystal at equal distances.
noun 1. a layer of the atmosphere in which there is a temperature inversion, with the layer tending to prevent the air below it from rising, thus trapping any pollutants that are present.
- Inversion of uterus
inversion of uterus n. A turning of the uterus inside out, usually following childbirth.
noun 1. a method used to stretch and align the body, especially the lower back, by suspending the entire body upside down from an apparatus that grips or supports the feet or knees.