bed molding

noun

: the molding of a cornice below the corona and above the frieze
also : a molding below a deep projection

Word History

First Known Use

1703, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bed molding was in 1703

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“Bed molding.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bed%20molding. Accessed 11 Dec. 2023.

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