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English definition of “mold”

mold

noun [C] (SHAPE)   /moʊld/
a hollow container into which you pour a soft or liquid substance so that it will cool or harden into the shape of the container : The pieces are made in a mold and I just paint them.
(Definition of mold noun (SHAPE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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