castor Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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castornoun [C]

UK (US caster) uk   /ˈkɑː.stər/  us   /ˈkæs.tɚ/
a ​smallwheel, usually one of a set, that is ​attached to the ​bottom of a ​piece of ​furniture so that it can be ​movedeasily
(Definition of castor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “castor”
in Spanish ruedecilla…
in Vietnamese lọ đựng muối tiêu…
in Malaysian roda…
in Thai ล้อเลื่อนที่ติดที่ฐานเก้าอี้หรือเฟอร์นิเจอร์…
in French roulette…
in German der Gleiter…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小脚轮…
in Indonesian roda…
in Chinese (Traditional) 萬向輪…
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