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What is "Molding" - Definition & Explanation

A decorative strip, usually wood used as a transition or accent.
To make such a strip. Moldings are known by their shape, often from classical architecture. Examples are astragal, ogee, ovolo, dentil, egg and dart, bead, fillet, cavetto, crown.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

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A general term to describe fabrics with a blister (pucker) on the surface. The blister may be created by several different methods such as printing with caustic soda or other chemicals, by weaving...
A particular form of pressure mark (q.v.) in a fabric, and that is produced by the relief print-off of defects such as slubs or seams joining lengths of fabric, under excessive rolling tension or by...
A component in cotton of trash (q.v.) in the form of a heterogeneous assortment of vegetable fragments, most of them being small pieces of leaf, leaf bract (a small form of leaf growing beneath the...
A technique of altering yarns to make them fluff, curl, or crimp up to give them a bulked appearance. High bulk yarns are sometimes made by combining high shrinkage staple components with low...

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