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Synonyms for mold

a hollow device for shaping a fluid or plastic substance

a class that is defined by the common attribute or attributes possessed by all its members

to create by forming, combining, or altering materials

to give form to by or as if by pressing and kneading

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the distinctive form in which a thing is made

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container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens

loose soil rich in organic matter

the process of becoming mildewed

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a fungus that produces a superficial growth on various kinds of damp or decaying organic matter

a dish or dessert that is formed in or on a mold

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a distinctive nature, character, or type

sculpture produced by molding

become moldy

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form by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold

fit tightly, follow the contours of

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Tests of a cellular model for constant branch distribution in the filamentous fungus Neurospora crassa.
Batie Creek was marked by a strong sewage odor and the presence of Sphaerotilus, a filamentous fungus associated with sewage.
Incorporated Administrative Agency National Agriculture and Bio-Oriented Research Organization (Ibaraki, Japan) has patented a method of producing cellulose comprising the steps of: (i) culturing filamentous fungus having the ability to produce cellulose; and (ii) recovering cellulose from a culture obtained by the step (i) and cellulose produced by filamentous fungi.
Paecilomyces lilacinus, a saprobic filamentous fungus, found in soil, decaying vegetation, saunas, and laboratories (as an airborne contaminant), is an infrequent cause of human disease (1,2).
Rice blast is a filamentous fungus responsible for rice blast disease, which destroys enough rice to feed 60 million people each year.
Neugenesis has developed a proprietary method for rapid, high-level expression of recombinant, multivalent, influenza virus antigens from the transformed filamentous fungus, Neurospora crassa.
The main ingredient of Quorn is mycoprotein, which is the RNA-reduced biomass produced from the continuous fermentation of the filamentous fungus Fusarium venenatum.
From various studies, one of the common filamentous fungus isolated from peat soil is Aspergillus sp.