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molding board

  1. a board upon which bread is kneaded, cookies prepared, etc.
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Origin of molding board

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50
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Historical Examples

  • Make a lake on your molding-board, or in the sand near your home.

    Home Geography For Primary Grades

    C. C. Long

  • Use wheat flour for the molding-board and hands, as rye is very sticky; and knead only long enough to get into good shape.

  • Flour the molding-board lightly, and work into the dough a piece of butter or lard the size of an egg.

  • Make into a dough, and knead on the molding-board till glossy and firm: at least ten minutes will be required.

  • If you had a molding-board and a few quarts of sand; you might represent hills and mountains with valleys between.