Definition of moulding in English:

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moulding

Pronunciation: /ˈməʊldɪŋ/
(US molding)

noun

A shaped strip of wood or other material fitted as a decorative architectural feature, especially in a cornice: a decorative plaster moulding placed at the centre of a ceiling [mass noun]: you can fit a strip of hardwood cove moulding into the corner
More example sentences
  • The lounges and dining rooms are immensely pretty, with parquet floors, pastel walls, white stucco decorative mouldings and painted rococo ceilings in the Tiepolo style.
  • The stucco cornicing and ceiling mouldings have been carefully restored.
  • In keeping with local period practice, appropriate decorative moldings, cornices, and other architectural trim have been installed.

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