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n. Chiefly British
Variant of molding.
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1. (Architecture) architect
a. a shaped outline, esp one used on cornices, etc
b. a shaped strip made of wood, stone, etc
2. something moulded
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|Noun||1.||moulding - a decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing|
bandelet, bandelette, bandlet, square and rabbet, annulet - molding in the form of a ring; at top of a column
architrave - the molding around a door or window
cavetto - a concave molding shaped like a quarter circle in cross section
cornice - a molding at the corner between the ceiling and the top of a wall
cyma, cymatium - (architecture) a molding for a cornice; in profile it is shaped like an S (partly concave and partly convex)
egg-and-anchor, egg-and-dart, egg-and-tongue - a decorative molding; a series of egg-shaped figures alternating with another shape
ovolo, quarter round, thumb - a convex molding having a cross section in the form of a quarter of a circle or of an ellipse
rib - a projecting molding on the underside of a vault or ceiling; may be ornamental or structural
subbase - the lowest molding of an architectural base or of a baseboard
surbase - the molding or border above the base of a structure (a pedestal or podium or wall)
|2.||moulding - a decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge|
edge - the outside limit of an object or area or surface; a place farthest away from the center of something; "the edge of the leaf is wavy"; "she sat on the edge of the bed"; "the water's edge"
picture frame - a framework in which a picture is mounted
|3.||moulding - sculpture produced by molding |
sculpture - a three-dimensional work of plastic art
|4.||moulding - a preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied|
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mouldingmolding (US) [ˈməʊldɪŋ] N
1. (Archit) → moldura f
2. (= process) → moldeado m
3. (= cast) → vaciado m
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moulding[ˈməʊldɪŋ] molding (US) n → moulure f
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moulding, (US) molding
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mouldingmolding (Am) [ˈməʊldɪŋ] n (Archit) → modanatura
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