how to pronounce sprue

spɹ

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“… a hole there and that's the sprue that's …”

meanings of sprue

noun:

  1. A tropical disease causing a sore throat and tongue, and disturbed digestion; psilosis.
  2. Material that cools in the feed channels to a mold.
  3. The hole through which melted metal is poured into the gate, and thence into the mold.

verb:

  1. To remove the sprues (material left in feed channels) from a cast piece.

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