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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
After-cast.
 
A throw of dice after the game is ended; anything done too late.   1
       
“Ever he playeth an after-cast
Of all that he shall say or do.”
       
Gower.
 


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