from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Architecture A molding that projects from the surface of a panel.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A moulding that covers a joint, especially between joints between surfaces on different levels
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A projecting molding round a panel. Same as bilection.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In joinery, a kind of molding which projects beyond the surface of the work which it decorates.
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)