One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A cast or impression, especially of a person or a part of the body; the process of making a cast or taking an impression; the material used for this.
Early 20th century; earliest use found in Encyclopaedia Britannica. From French moulage act of moulding something, action of taking an impression (of something) in order to create a mould, reproduction made by taking an impression from mouler + -age.
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