unmold

verb
un·​mold | \ˌən-ˈmōld \
unmolded; unmolding; unmolds

Definition of unmold 

transitive verb

: to remove from a mold

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Set out large baking dish of panna cotta with a serving spoon, or unmold each panna cotta from its ramekin: Run a paring knife around the top inner edge of ramekin, then dip bottom of ramekin in a bowl of boiling water for 10 seconds. Alex Van Buren, Health.com, "The Best No-Cook, Make-Ahead Dessert for the 4th of July," 25 June 2018 Do Ahead: Cake can be assembled 2 days ahead and can also be unmolded and covered in cream 1 hour ahead; either way, keep in the fridge until the last minute. Claire Saffitz, Bon Appetit, "Blackberry Icebox Cake," 18 June 2018 The molds are so simple to fill and unmold you’ll be inspired to turn fruit juices into ice pops laced with bits of fruits or herbs and spices. Ann Trieger Kurland, BostonGlobe.com, "Ice lollipop molds mean making your own ice cream truck treats," 16 Apr. 2018 Cool in pan for 10 minutes, then run a knife around the shorter sides of the pan and lift the parchment to unmold the cake onto the rack. Alyse Whitney, Bon Appetit, "How to Make Marble Cake With a Dramaaaatic Swirl," 29 Mar. 2018 Slide a knife around sides of cake to loosen and unmold. Claire Saffitz, Bon Appetit, "Rhubarb Custard Cake," 2 Apr. 2018 To unmold your gelatin, moisten your fingers and carefully loosen the edges of the gelatin from the mold. Noelle Carter, latimes.com, "Why you should be bringing Jell-O to your next party (alcohol and holograms optional)," 30 Mar. 2018 Cool in the pan at least 30 minutes before unmolding. Beth Lipton, Country Living, "Deep-Dish Bacon and Leek Quiche," 2 Mar. 2018 To serve, unmold the refrigerated pate onto a platter. Robin Mather, charlotteobserver, "Icebox desserts get you out of the heat," 25 July 2017

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1611, in the meaning defined above

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