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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of mold.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. shaped to fit by or as if by altering the contours of a pliable mass (as by work or effort)


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  • The whip is highly detailed and molded from a semi-rigid material, a great choice, given the skinny parts that would be easily breakable if it were cast from polystone like the rest of the piece.

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  • Comprising three identical panels, injection-molded from a recycled wood plastic composite, the perch is not only cost-effective to produce but also helps in sustaining the environment.

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  • A pulverized mountain molded around a metallic skeleton bobbing about for solid ground in tenuous terrain.

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  • The thoroughly original Nova debuted in 1999, utilizing an entirely new type of construction-a receiver and stock molded from a single piece of polymer around a steel "cage."

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  • One world borne of moral law and lies, framed in the guise of reality and molded from the certainty of solitude.

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  • His body sprung molded from the cantle, his careless shoulders came to attention, and as the pony curvetted riotously, the rider's head, rising like a monitor straight from his slender neck, invited his horse to show its paces.

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  • That interest manifests itself in dresses that draw from the exaggerated hips of the 18th century, and in garments with torsos crafted to look like a woman's chest, a riff on the idea of molded armor.

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  • He looked like a country-club tennis pro — the deep tan; the strong, lean legs; the white teeth; the expression molded by countless hours of reassuring socialites that their backhands were improving.

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  • Howie Long, for example, has that chiseled look while I have more of what you might call a molded look.

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  • After the rice is thoroughly molded, which is accomplished by breaking the koji and mixing, the koji is harvested before mold sporulation starts, usually in I or 2 days.

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