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Castor most commonly refers to:

Castor or CASTOR may also refer to:

Science and technology[edit]

  • Castor (rocket stage), a family of solid-fuel rocket stages and boosters were built by Thiokol (now ATK) and used on a variety of launch vehicles
  • Castor (software), data binding framework for Java
  • CASTOR (nuclear waste) (cask for storage and transport of radioactive material), containers used to transport highly radioactive nuclear waste
  • CASTOR experiment, "Centauro and Strange Object Research", measurement tool in the Compact Muon Solenoid experiment at CERN
  • Castor sugar, superfine sugar for use in cooking
  • Caster (or Castor), an undriven, single, double, or compound wheel



Given name[edit]






Other uses[edit]

  • Castor (band), American rock band
  • Castor Cracking Group, Swedish music group
  • HMS Castor, the name of more than one ship of the British Royal Navy
  • Castor (1782 ship), a vessel launched in 1782 that made one voyage to Bengal for the British East India Company and that was last listed in 1808.
  • Castor gloves, gloves made from the skin of lambs or deer
  • The Castor, an ergonomic gaming mouse designed and manufactured by the company Mionix.

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