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hood mold

Syllabification: hood mold
(also hood molding)

Definition of hood mold in English:

noun

Architecture
Another term for dripstone (sense 1).
Example sentences
  • Over the front door is a semi-circular fanlight surrounded by a projecting hood mould with decoration.
  • Its rather austere red brick facade is accented by limestone lintels and hood molds above the windows.
  • There is a great variety of detail in such features as entrances, hood molds, cornices and porches.

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