mold loft


noun

a broad, roofed area where molds and patterns are prepared for construction of a ship or airplane.

Words nearby mold loft

Origin of mold loft

First recorded in 1705–15
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for mold loft

  • His mind was like a mold-loft full of designs and detail-drawings to scale, blue-prints and models.

    The Cup of Fury|Rupert Hughes
  • He was out––no, not out of town, but out in the yard or the shop or up in the mold-loft or somewheres, she reckoned.

    The Cup of Fury|Rupert Hughes
  • He was stubborn about beginning with office tasks, and he took her to the mold-loft.

    The Cup of Fury|Rupert Hughes