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mold

 [mōld]
any of a group of parasitic and saprobic fungi causing a cottony growth on organic substances; also, the deposit of growth produced by such fungi.

mold

(mōld),
1. A filamentous fungus, generally appearing as a circular colony that may be cottony, wooly, or glabrous, but with filaments that are not organized into large fruiting bodies, such as mushrooms.
2. A shaped receptacle into which wax is pressed or fluid plaster is poured in making a cast.
3. To shape a mass of plastic material according to a definite pattern.
4. To change in shape; denoting especially the adaptation of the fetal head to the pelvic canal.
5. The term used to specify the shape of an artificial tooth (or teeth).
Synonym(s): mould
A descriptor for a smooth contour of the small intestinal mucosa with loss of mucosal folds, typical of radiocontrast studies in gluten-sensitive enteropathy (coeliac disease)

mold

Vox populi A form that provides shape for a gel or substance–eg, a resin set in a particular shape

mold

(mōld)
1. A filamentous fungus, generally a circular colony that may be cottony, wooly, or glabrous, but with filaments not organized into large fruiting bodies, such as mushrooms.
2. A shaped receptacle into which wax is pressed or fluid plaster is poured in making a cast.
3. To shape a mass of plastic material according to a definite pattern.
4. To change in shape; denoting especially the adaptation of the fetal head to the pelvic canal.
5. The term used to specify the shape of an artificial tooth (or teeth).

mold

(mōld)
1. A shaped receptacle into which wax is pressed or fluid plaster is poured in making a cast.
2. To shape a mass of plastic material according to a definite pattern.
3. The term used to specify the shape of an artificial tooth (or teeth).
Synonym(s): mould.
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Additionally, Michel XO-24 improves mold release and de-staticizes without significantly reducing surface resistance of molded or cast resin.
The concept allows for bigger parts to be molded on smaller machines, says Nissei president Hozumi Yoda.
In place of the initial single-face mold (demonstrated at NPE 2003 and K 2004), the new Wendi platen rotates 180[degrees] to a second position where a frame is molded onto the window.
To be suitable for injection molded parts, the selected material combinations are expected to be adhesive and to complement each other in their material properties.
This equipment will not function until these parts, which are designed and manufactured by the custom molded rubber producers, pass successfully through the molding process.
It is injection molded of 33% glass-filled nylon (supplied by A.
The severity of the wear/transfer is determined by the releasant used, the rubber stock being molded and the molding conditions.
It facilitates part/mold separation "sacrificially" by allowing a portion of the coating to transfer to the surface of the molded part.
* the surface of the molded part must reach at least 90% cure, and not exceed 1.5 times 90% cure time, based on estimated state of cure;