Used in making a mold or moldings; used in shaping anything according to a pattern. Molding, or Moulding, board. See follow board, under Follow, A board on which bread or pastry is kneaded and shaped. Molding, or Moulding, machine.
3. A plane, or curved, narrow surface, either sunk or projecting, used for decoration by means of the lights and shades upon its surface. Moldings vary greatly in pattern, and are generally used in groups, the different members of each group projecting or retreating, one beyond another. See Cable, 3, and Crenelated molding, under Crenelate.