hood mould

/ˈhʊd moʊld/ (say 'hood mohld)

noun
(in Gothic and Elizabethan architecture) a projecting moulding over the headstone or arch to a door or window.
Also, label mould.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • hood-mould — hoodˈ mould or hoodˈ moulding noun An uppermost projecting moulding over a door, window or arch • • • Main Entry: ↑hood …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hood mould — In architecture, a hood mould, also called a label mould , is an external moulded projection from a wall over an opening to throw off rainwater. This moulding can be terminated at the side by ornamentation called a label stop .The hood mould was… …   Wikipedia

  • hood mould — (also hood moulding) noun Architecture a dripstone …   English new terms dictionary

  • Hood mould — a projecting moulding on an arch, above a door or over a window …   Medieval glossary

  • hood mold — Hood molding Hood mold ing Hood moulding Hood mould ing (Arch.) A projecting molding over the head of an arch, forming the outermost member of the archivolt; called also {hood mold}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hood molding — Hood mold ing Hood moulding Hood mould ing (Arch.) A projecting molding over the head of an arch, forming the outermost member of the archivolt; called also {hood mold}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hood moulding — Hood molding Hood mold ing Hood moulding Hood mould ing (Arch.) A projecting molding over the head of an arch, forming the outermost member of the archivolt; called also {hood mold}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hood-moulding — hoodˈ mould or hoodˈ moulding noun An uppermost projecting moulding over a door, window or arch • • • Main Entry: ↑hood …   Useful english dictionary

  • hood — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a a covering for the head and neck, whether part of a cloak etc. or separate. b a separate hoodlike garment worn over a university gown or a surplice to indicate the wearer s degree. 2 Brit. a folding waterproof top of a motor car …   Useful english dictionary

  • label mould — /ˈleɪbəl moʊld/ (say laybuhl mohld) noun → hood mould …   Australian English dictionary

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