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mould

1 (US), mold
1. a shaped cavity used to give a definite form to fluid or plastic material
2. something shaped in or made on a mould

mould

2 (US), mold
1. a coating or discoloration caused by various saprotrophic fungi that develop in a damp atmosphere on the surface of stored food, fabrics, wallpaper, etc.
2. any of the fungi that causes this growth

mould

(US), mold
loose soil, esp when rich in organic matter

mold, mould

mold for finishing concrete
1. A concave and/or convex form from which castings or pressings are replicated.
2. A template or pattern. 3. Same as molding.

mould, moulding

British variants of mold, molding.
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Precast concrete has another advantage - its mouldability, which allows designers to copy classical details like keystones and capitals or match the finish of materials like weathered stones.
All the commercial producers of maize tuwo agreed that certain quality factors were being used for assessing the product and these are colour (white to creamy), texture (ease of mouldability and swallowability) and pleasant taste (cooked maizy taste).
The objective of this paper is to study the influence of the model reinforcement on the mouldability, stiffness of the piece and polymer consumption.