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n. Architecture
A raised molding covering the joint between two surfaces, as in wood paneling.

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(Architecture) architect a stepped moulding covering and projecting beyond the joint between two members having surfaces at different levels. Also called: bilection
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Stating that his political journey would continue, he vowed to protect the party and retrieve its 'Two Leaves' symbol which has been frozen by the Election Commission ahead of the now cancelled April 14 bolection to R.K.
The popular bolection profile raises the picture surface out from the wall, with the frame sloping backward from it, focusing on the painting within by pushing it toward the spectator, and highlighting it against the opulent interiors of the Baroque age.
In the formal dining room, a bolection moulded painted fireplace with chimney piece takes pride of place.
Since founding Bolection Door with a business partner in 1996, Robert Stuart's forte always has been impeccable service and full design freedom for clients.
Page 94--Tidewater Renaissance Brick/masonry: Old Virginia; Entry doors and fireplace mantel: custom; Garage door: Designer Doors; Hardware: Baldwin, Ball & Ball; HVAC: Carrier; Interior doors: Bolection Custom Design; Lighting fixtures: Halo, Kichler; Paints/stains: Schreuder; Windows: Marvin.
The eight portraits (two overdoors and six full lengths) were set into the panelling, which was painted a greyish white, (75) and were framed within matching, painted bolection mouldings.
The sitting and dining room both still have rare bolection panelling (a moulding which projects beyond the face of a panel or frame).