bed molding

noun

Definition of bed molding

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

First Known Use of bed molding

1703, in the meaning defined above

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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 21 Jun. 2021.

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