(in a vacuum induction furnace) a trough through which molten metal flows under vacuum to a mold chamber.
Also called pouring box, pouring basket, pouring basin. a refractory-lined vessel having holes for distributing metal being teemed into ingot molds.
noun, Metallurgy. 1. (def 2).
- Pour it on
[poor luh mey-reet] /pur lə meɪˈrit/ adverb, French. 1. for merit.
- Pour money down the drain
verb phrase To waste money utterly; spend hugely for nothing: The Legislature is not going to pour more money down that rathole (1970s+)