In a Longwise set
, Cast off
is a synonym for Cast Down
in Scottish Country Dancing.
For example, here are instructions for bars 1-8 of the Scottish Country Dance The Black Mountain Reel -
1s and 3s Cross RH and Cast off 1 place, Dance Half figures of eight round the Couples Above them and Cross to Face First corners.
For example, here are some other Scottish Country Dances in which the term, Cast off
, is used in either the MiniCrib or the MaxiCrib Dance instructions
or both -
C'est Si Bon
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