Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- a small, rounded, decorative molding
- a set of such moldings, as on a column
- knurling along the edge of a coin
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Architecture A convex decorative molding having parallel strips resembling thin reeds.
- Parallel grooves cut into the edge of a coin at right angles to the faces.