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Definition 1: a preliminary sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work can be copied - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for moulding in the sense of this definition

(moulding is a kind of ...) creating figures or designs in three dimensions

Definition 2: a decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for moulding in the sense of this definition

(moulding is a kind of ...) 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"

(... is part of moulding) a framework in which a picture is mounted

Definition 3: a decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for moulding in the sense of this definition

(moulding is a kind of ...) something used to beautify

(... is a kind of moulding ) the molding or border above the base of a structure (a pedestal or podium or wall)

(... is a kind of moulding ) the lowest molding of an architectural base or of a baseboard

(... is a kind of moulding ) a projecting molding on the underside of a vault or ceiling; may be ornamental or structural

(... is a kind of moulding ) a molding having a small groove in it

(... is a kind of moulding ) a convex molding having a cross section in the form of a quarter of a circle or of an ellipse

(... is a kind of moulding ) the molding at the top of a column

(... is a kind of moulding ) a decorative molding; a series of egg-shaped figures alternating with another shape

(... is a kind of moulding ) molding in the form of a ring; at top of a column

(... is a kind of moulding ) (architecture) a molding for a cornice; in profile it is shaped like an S (partly concave and partly convex)

(... is a kind of moulding ) a molding at the corner between the ceiling and the top of a wall

(... is a kind of moulding ) (architecture) a concave molding

(... is a kind of moulding ) a concave molding shaped like a quarter circle in cross section

(... is a kind of moulding ) a beaded molding for edging or decorating furniture

(... is a kind of moulding ) a molding covering the joint formed by a wall and the floor

(... is a kind of moulding ) the molding around a door or window

(... is a kind of moulding ) commonly the lowest molding at the base of a column

Definition 4: sculpture produced by molding - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for moulding in the sense of this definition

(moulding is a kind of ...) a three-dimensional work of plastic art

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