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English noun: molding

1. molding (act) the act of creating something by casting it in a mold


Broader (hypernym)creating from raw materials

2. molding (artifact) a decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing


Broader (hypernym)decoration, ornament, ornamentation

Narrower (hyponym)annulet, architrave, astragal, bandelet, bandelette, bandlet, baseboard, bead, beading, beadwork, cavetto, conge, congee, cornice, cyma, cymatium, egg-and-anchor, egg-and-dart, egg-and-tongue, gorgerin, mopboard, necking, ovolo, quarter round, quirk molding, quirk moulding, rib, skirting board, square and rabbet, subbase, surbase, thumb, tore, torus

3. molding (artifact) a decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge

Synonymsborder, moulding

Broader (hypernym)edge

Part meronympicture frame

4. molding (artifact) sculpture produced by molding

Synonymsclay sculpture, modeling, mold, mould, moulding

Broader (hypernym)sculpture

5. molding (act) a preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied

Synonymsmodeling, modelling, moulding

Broader (hypernym)carving, sculpture

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